SUR-2E5E12: Post medieval: Norwich cloth seal

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Unique ID: SUR-2E5E12

Object type certainty: Certain
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A late 17th century lead cloth seal from a worsted (a type of cloth made by the Norwich Weavers Company).


Side 2: 27 (referring to the length in yards)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1650
Date to: Exactly AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: B13-321

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Chieveley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4872
Four figure Latitude: 51.444963
Four figure longitude: -1.310723
1:25K map: SU4872
1:10K map: SU47SE
Grid reference source: From 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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Audit data

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

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