DENO-BA6C9E: Post-Medieval Cloth Seal

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Unique ID: DENO-BA6C9E

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete Post Medieval lead cloth seal dating to the period circa AD 1700-1900, missing its second disc. On disc one the number 17 can be identified. The seal disc is circular, and one edge has been bent out of shape, protroduing outwards, though the disc is complete. An impression of the cloth can be seen on the reverse of the seal. Diameter: 21.55; Thickness: 4mm; weight: 3.8g.

Inscription: 17

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 3.8 g
Diameter: 21.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 14th April 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Phil Hughes
Identified by: Mr Phil Hughes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: DERBY E8294

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Incomplete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: South Scarle (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8463
Four figure Latitude: 53.15751446
Four figure longitude: -0.7452181
1:25K map: SK8463
1:10K map: SK86SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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