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Unique ID: NMS-970553

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval writing lead, round-sectioned and parallel-sided, trimmed to a point at one end and straight at the other, slightly distorted, length c.59mm, diameter 4mm. Biddle 1990, 746, unclassified. 12th - 15th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 59 mm
Diameter: 4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 22nd December 2016 - Friday 9th June 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 8966
Other reference: ECKC062017

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Rocklands (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9897
Four figure Latitude: 52.53485856
Four figure longitude: 0.9178998
1:25K map: TL9897
1:10K map: TL99NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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