LEIC-42FA19: Undated lead alloy weight?

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


Unique ID: LEIC-42FA19

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

Undated lead alloy weight? Length: 31 mm, width: 19 mm, weight: 56.7 grams. The object is sub triangular in form and rectangular in cross section. There are no obvious sign of decoration or fixing holes. The object is most likely a weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31 mm
Width: 19 mm
Weight: 56.7 g

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
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.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: LEIC-CDD486
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
Undated lead alloy weight, 31mm in height, 30mm thick and weighing 260grams. The object has a rectangular cross section and its lower half …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: LEIC-B45C76
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
Undated Lead alloy weight, Length 39mm, width 31mm, thickness 6mm, with a weight of 47.76grams. the object is rectangular in cross section an…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: LEIC-431CF4
Object type: RING
Broadperiod: UNKNOWN
Undated copper alloy ring, Width: 4 mm, thickness: 3 mm, diameter: 19 mm, weight: 3.88 grams. The object is circular in form with a recta…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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