LEIC-923F5A: Medieval or later? lead alloy weight

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: LEIC-923F5A

Object type certainty: Certain
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Undated lead alloy weight. 47mm in length and 48mm in diameter, with a weight of 547grams. The weight is conical in form with a circular cross section. The apex contans a hole with the remains of an iron suspension loop inside.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 47 mm
Weight: 547 g
Diameter: 48 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
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: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Somerby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8012
Four figure Latitude: 52.69977524
Four figure longitude: -0.81757941
1:25K map: SK8012
1:10K map: SK81SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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