BUC-CF4B05: Steelyard weight

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Unique ID: BUC-CF4B05

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A roughly finished lead biconical steelyard weight with remnants of an iron suspension loop at one end of the object.


Due to conditions at the rally it was not possible to weigh this object.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Retained by finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Date from: AD 43
Date to: AD 410

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 50.4 mm
Width: 337 mm
Diameter: 42.46 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 9th October 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Hastoe

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
Discovery circumstances: found at Weekend Wanderers' event
Current location: Retained by finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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