NMGW-48EC34: Post medieval trade weight

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMGW-48EC34

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Post medieval copper alloy trade weight

Charles I / II (1625-49 / 1660-85), indicated by a crowned-C, Sword and ewer for the London marks, possibly a worn 'A' at the centre for 'avoirdupois'

6.0g approximately equal to quarter-ounce weight avoirdupois (correct weight, pre-corrosion = 7.1g)

Class: trade weight

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1625
Date to: Circa AD 1685

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 6 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Wenke Domscheit
Identified by: Mr Mark Lodwick

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2013.206.5

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
District: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: St. Bride's Major (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SS8975
Four figure Latitude: 51.46305306
Four figure longitude: -3.59922856
1:25K map: SS8975
1:10K map: SS87NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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