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SEAL

Unique ID: NLM-1EE251

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

Lead

Bag Seal. Pair of cast discs linked by a sprue and clenched together. Traces of lettering on modern style appear as a circumferential legend, possibly surrounding a central device incorporating a scroll; the object is damaged and looks chewed. Lightly patinated overall. Suggested date: Modern, 1800-1900.

Diameter: 20.8mm, Thickness: 4.6mm, Weight: 12.98gms.

Class: Bag closure

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MODERN
Period from: MODERN
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1800
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.6 mm
Weight: 12.98 g
Diameter: 20.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 30th October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM20183

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Middle Rasen (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0888
Four figure Latitude: 53.377824
Four figure longitude: -0.377953
1:25K map: TF0888
1:10K map: TF08NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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