KENT-76A152: KENT-76A152

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SEAL

Unique ID: KENT-76A152

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post Medieval or Modern bag seal. It is circular and has a slot through the seal from edge to edge. One face is stamped with the a now worn legend in the center which appears to read "DAMPF MUHLEN..." and is possibly in german. This is surrounded by another legend that is too worn to be read. The reverse has a floral decoration. The lead has a cream patina.

Another seal on the database, SWYOR-639D77, notes that DAMPF MUHLEN A.G. suggests a German steam mill manufacturer - see http://ourpasthistory.com/Gallerya/main.php?g2_itemId=29404 for more details.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 4.1 mm
Diameter: 19.3 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
To be known as: Hythe

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Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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