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STEELYARD WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-6BE53E

Object type certainty: Certain
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Badly abraded Roman lead biconical steelyard weight with the embedded remains of an iron suspension loop. Height 32.5mm. Diameter 40mm. Weight 186g. Mid 1st - 4th century.

Field WYRD

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 409

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 32.5 mm
Weight: 186 g
Diameter: 40 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 30th August 2014 - Tuesday 30th September 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 60250
Other reference: SET102014

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Wymondham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1097
Four figure Latitude: 52.53036852
Four figure longitude: 1.09455645
1:25K map: TM1097
1:10K map: TM19NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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