DUR-F395C1: DUR-F395C1 lead weight

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Unique ID: DUR-F395C1

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

A circular lead weight of uncertain date.

The object consists of two sub-circular ends with a recessed groove running around the diameter of the cylinder. The weight is broadly dumb-bell or yo-yo shaped.

A similar object has been recorded on the PAS database, see WMID-0CB2F6 which has a suggested Roman date based on associated finds.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 19.4 mm
Diameter: 55.85 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lauren Proctor
Identified by: Miss Lauren Proctor

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Stannington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ1975
Four figure Latitude: 55.06910741
Four figure longitude: -1.70401177
1:25K map: NZ1975
1:10K map: NZ17NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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