NLM-7C7AEB: Post-Medieval Cloth Seal

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Unique ID: NLM-7C7AEB

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead Cloth Seal. Pair of cast discs formerly linked by a strip, and with a stud in one disc formerly pressed through a central hole in the other. Remains of stamped motifs include a close-spaced rectangular arrangement of bars on one disc, and a V-shaped figure with limbs of unequal length on the central stud. Now in two parts. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1700.

Diameter: 21.5mm, Thickness (individual elements): 1mm, Weight: 7.08gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 7.08 g
Diameter: 21.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 14th October 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM26546

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Binbrook

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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