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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-9C196D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval or post-medieval conical lead weight with a median perforation and concave base. Possibly for ½ ounce avoirdupois. Height 16mm. Diameter 13.5 - 14mm. Hole diameter 1.8mm. Weight 12.67g / 0.4470oz. 14th - 16th century.

Field WG3

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 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 16 mm
Weight: 12.67 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2016 - Thursday 31st March 2016

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 56989
Other reference: SET032016

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Wreningham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1699
Four figure Latitude: 52.54597673
Four figure longitude: 1.18416659
1:25K map: TM1699
1:10K map: TM19NE
What3Words: today.zone.diver
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: Saturday 28th May 2016
Updated: Saturday 28th May 2016

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