NLM-7FDD25: Medieval Line Weight

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NLM-7FDD25

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead weight. A small flat sub-circular weight with a hole possibly pierced from both sides near its edge; patinated. Probably a light fishing line weight. Suggested date: Medieval, 1200-1500.

Diameter: 16.8mm, Thickness: 2.9mm, Weight: 5.10gms

Class: line

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.9 mm
Weight: 5.1 g
Diameter: 16.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 22nd August 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM37012

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North East Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North East Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Barnoldby le Beck

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
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