NLM-C65F87: Undated Pot Mend

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VESSEL

Unique ID: NLM-C65F87

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead vessel repair. Cast pot mend; a circular plug to mend a hole in a thin walled vessel; lightly patinated and also appearing lightly chewed, perhaps by vermin. The modest extent of patina might suggest a more recent date, while the tidy finish is more characteristic of the Roman period. Suggested date: Unknown, Roman to Medieval, 43-1500.

Length: 25.2mm, Width: 22.9mm, Thickness: 5.0mm, Weight: 16.70gms.

Class: Pot Mend

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 25.2 mm
Width: 22.9 mm
Thickness: 5 mm
Weight: 16.7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 9th May 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM28722

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Alkborough

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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