DENO-7FAFD8: Unidentified object of uncertain date

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Unique ID: DENO-7FAFD8

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete unidentified lead object of uncertain date, possibly a pommel. The object is conical in shape and there appears to be a dent in the point causing it to appear misshapen. The base is circular in plan and features an irregular break. The object has a dark brown orange patina. Length 17.62mm, diameter 16.29mm and weight 23.97g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.62 mm
Weight: 23.97 g
Diameter: 16.29 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th February 2018

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E8724

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Amber Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Kirk Langley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2838
Four figure Latitude: 52.93866984
Four figure longitude: -1.58482478
1:25K map: SK2838
1:10K map: SK23NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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