YORYM-006AB3: Post-medieval : Weight

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: YORYM-006AB3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete cast copper alloy weigh or gaming piece of Post-Medieval date. The object is circular in plan with a trapezoidal section and is decorated with a raised cross on the upper surface. No further decoration is evident.
The object is 18.3mm in diameter, 7.7mm thick and weighs 14.1g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 7.7 mm
Weight: 14.1 g
Diameter: 18.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Miss Jennifer Sutton
Secondary identifier: Miss Jennifer Sutton

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Langtoft (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9967
Four figure Latitude: 54.089397
Four figure longitude: -0.487931
1:25K map: SE9967
1:10K map: SE96NE
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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