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UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT

Unique ID: NMS-D6F28A

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead alloy Post Medieval discoidal object probably a weight or token. Obverse; 4ST stamped in light relief, flanked in upper and lower field with three pellets, the centre one of which is slightly larger; all within a twin outer border. Reverse; flat topped shield with letters D/B flanking. Shield surmounted by the date 1724. Within the shield is a central upright device (possibly a candlestick) with vertical lines to either side. Dia 27.3mm, thickness 4mm, weight 13.3g. The object is close to half an ounce and the 4 ST is suggestive of a unit of weight or coin denomination such as a Dutch Stuvier, but no parallels could be found.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1724
Date to: Circa AD 1724

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 13.3 g
Diameter: 27.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st November 2017 - Friday 1st December 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Garry CRACE
Identified by: Mr Garry CRACE

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 62259
Other reference: IND15052018GC

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Morningthorpe and Fritton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM2393
Four figure Latitude: 52.48930667
Four figure longitude: 1.28320142
1:25K map: TM2393
1:10K map: TM29SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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