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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-F14A0E

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

Chopped half of a medieval or post-medieval 1oz Avoirdupois lead weight (probably originally for 2 oz Avoirdupois), half discoidal, diameter c.40mm, 5mm thick. Weighs 26.64g, 411.0 grains (1 oz Avoirdupois = 437.5 grains). c.14th-c.17th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 5 mm
Weight: 26.64 g
Diameter: 40 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 5th January 2015 - Wednesday 4th February 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 32029
Other reference: ENMD022015

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Blofield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG3410
Four figure Latitude: 52.637254
Four figure longitude: 1.45689711
1:25K map: TG3410
1:10K map: TG31SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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