LEIC-0726AA: Medieval lead alloy trade weight

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Unique ID: LEIC-0726AA

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Medieval? lead alloy weight, 43mm in diameter, 27mm high and weighing 125grams. The weight is circular in form and semi-circular in cross section with a roughly cast surface.

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Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Exactly AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 27 mm
Weight: 125 g
Diameter: 43 mm

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Woodhouse (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5515
Four figure Latitude: 52.72985269
Four figure longitude: -1.18698418
1:25K map: SK5515
1:10K map: SK51NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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