WILT-7DD7D5: Steelyard weight of uncertain date

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Unique ID: WILT-7DD7D5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A lead steelyard weight of uncertain date. The truncated conical weight has a bent iron loop at the top of the weight and iron corrosion product is visible at the base. The steelyard weight is 45.3mm in length, 28.85mm wide at the base.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 1700
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 45.3 mm
Width: 28.85 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2010 - Tuesday 30th November 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Mr Richard Henry

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SP 106

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Calne Without

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (From FLO)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting survey November 2010
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: Monday 7th May 2012
Updated: Monday 7th May 2012

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