BH-0000DF: Roman pot mend

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VESSEL

Unique ID: BH-0000DF

Object type certainty: Possibly
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An incomplete unidentified lead object, possibly a pot-mend dating to the Roman period. The object is very irregular in shape, and is reminiscent of SF 34, SF 385, SF 4099, SF 4706, SF 4098 and SF 4551. The hook element appears to be broken off. The object measures 18mm in length, 4mm in width and a thickness of 5mm. The object weights 2 grams.

Notes:

SF 4098

Class: Pot mend

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: ROMAN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: ROMAN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18 mm
Width: 4 mm
Thickness: 5 mm
Weight: 2 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
District: Darlington (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Piercebridge (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2115
Four figure Latitude: 54.52984883
Four figure longitude: -1.67701825
1:25K map: NZ2115
1:10K map: NZ21NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: While diving in the River Tees.

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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