LEIC-42D2FC: Post medieval (?) lead alloy lead weight, 1100-1700

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: LEIC-42D2FC

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Post medieval(?) lead alloy weight, Length: 39 mm, diameter: 18 mm, weight: 74.07 grams.

The object is sub rectangular in form and circular in cross section, with a rounded upper surface. It has a rounded projecting collar around its base and its upper surface contains an iron loop. Given the condition it is most likely of Post Medieval date, but may be earlier.

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 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 93 mm
Weight: 74.07 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 30th October 2017 - Monday 30th October 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Secondary material: Iron
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
To be known as: Leicestershire

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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