NLM-CD59F2: Post-Medieval Cloth Seal

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CLOTH SEAL

Unique ID: NLM-CD59F2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Lead cloth seal. A small pair of discs pressed or stamped together. One disc is larger than the other, and now appears blank. The smaller disc bears stamped symbols or letters appearing as: O Y II / +0; the 'Y' and the second 'O' may together form a symbol resembling a merchant's mark. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1700.

Diameter: 13.7mm, Thickness (overall): 3mm, Weight: 2.71gms

Inscription: O Y II / +0

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 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 2.71 g
Diameter: 13.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 20th May 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39740

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete
Surface Treatment: Stamped

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Winterton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9318
Four figure Latitude: 53.65024426
Four figure longitude: -0.59446843
1:25K map: SE9318
1:10K map: SE91NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
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: NLM
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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