There are currently no images available.
If you own this object please send us a picture of it.

WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-40F418

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Post-medieval discoidal lead trade weight for 4 ounces avoirdupois, with, on one face, a row of four round punched blind holes below which are a stamped crown over CR, the royal cypher of Charles I (1625-49) and an imperfectly stamped impression which is probably the arms of Norwich. Diameter 42 - 43.4mm. Thickness 8mm. Weight 106.95g / 3.7725oz.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1625
Date to: Exactly AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 8 mm
Weight: 106.95 g
Diameter: 43.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 18th March 2016 - Monday 15th May 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 61282
Other reference: MS052017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Stamped

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Roughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG2137
Four figure Latitude: 52.88502001
Four figure longitude: 1.28331011
1:25K map: TG2137
1:10K map: TG23NW
What3Words: multiply.fearfully.lyricist
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: NMS-0EC0F0
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Abraded post-medieval lead discoidal 4-ounce Avoirdupois trade weight, stamped with the royal cypher of Charles I, a crowned CR. Diameter 40m…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NMS-C09E49
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Post-medieval 1-ounce avoirdupois lead trade weight, discoidal with a circular stamped impression of a crowned CR, the royal cypher of Charles…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NMS-617F87
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Post-medieval lead discoidal 1-ounce Avoirdupois trade weight stamped with a round blind hole and the impression of a crown over CR, the roya…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 1 week, 2 days ago
Updated: 1 week, 2 days ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.