PUBLIC-AE10D0: UNKNOWN Conical Lead Weight (side)

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: PUBLIC-AE10D0

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast lead weight of unknown date. This crude, plain, weight is broadly conical in shape with a central piercing. It has a cream white patina suggesting a pre-modern date.

It weighs 32.6g (1.15oz ).

The maximum diameter at the base is 27.1mm, and the height is 13.1mm. The piercing is a maximum of 4.3mm in diameter at the top.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 13.1 mm
Weight: 32.5 g
Diameter: 27.1 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Patrick Brown
Identified by: Dr Patrick Brown

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Brampton Abbotts

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: with finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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