SUSS-B99F36: Lead token

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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: SUSS-B99F36

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

A small rectangular plate of lead, which has been engraved with the letters IR, on one face. The other face in blank. The function of this piece of lead is unknown.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 12.3 mm
Width: 8.3 mm
Thickness: 2.6 mm
Weight: 2.1 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st March 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Rother (District)
To be known as: Nr. Bexhill

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: SUSS
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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