PUBLIC-8D3611: Medieval lead pot mend

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-8D3611

Object type certainty: Certain
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A small white lead pot mend, probably late roman to medieval. One side is roughly circular and convex, the other side is pear-shaped and flat. Between the two sides is a depression running around the artefact; this appears to contain fragments of pottery on one side. It could be from Roman to Medieval in date. Length 21.7mm, width 17.2mm, thickness 8.6mm, weight 14.5g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 21.7 mm
Width: 17.2 mm
Thickness: 8.6 mm
Weight: 14.5 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Brian Porter
Identified by: Mr Brian Porter

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Addlethorpe

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From 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: PUBLIC
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 12 months ago

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