DENO-CCD7B8: Musket ball

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SHOT

Unique ID: DENO-CCD7B8

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

One cast, lead musket ball 38.4g in weight. One surface of the shot has been flattened, possibly as a result of impact, 21.2mm x 21.1 mm x 16.6 mm.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 16.6 mm
Weight: 38.45 g
Diameter: 21.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st July 2016 - Wednesday 31st August 2016

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E8516

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: Newark (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8056
Four figure Latitude: 53.0952203
Four figure longitude: -0.80676786
1:25K map: SK8056
1:10K map: SK85NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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