LANCUM-0EF697: Weight

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Unique ID: LANCUM-0EF697

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

A lead object, probably a weight. It has two circular faces one of which is flat and has two incised lines and an indented dot in the center, the second face is slightly concave. The first face (diameter 15mm) tapers out to the larger face (diameter 22mm)and the circumference is rough with raised vertical lines running from one face to the other.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 9 mm
Weight: 23.13 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st April 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Eleanor Hughes
Identified by: Ms Eleanor Hughes

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Preston (District)
To be known as: Broughton

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: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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