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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-A5E02C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval lead standing weight, conical with a transverse perforation (diameter 2mm) near the apex. Height 32mm. Basal diameter 19 - 19.5mm. Weight 52.88g / 816 grains / 34.00 pennyweights / 1.700oz troy / 1.8655oz avoirdupois. Possibly 6.7% underweight for 2oz avoirdupois, if so then post-c.1300.

Field 30

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 52.88 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 26th February 2016 - Friday 26th February 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 60888
Other reference: DT022016

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1120
Four figure Latitude: 52.73644005
Four figure longitude: 1.1239588
1:25K map: TG1120
1:10K map: TG12SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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