NLM-74E058: Post-Medieval Line Weight

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Unique ID: NLM-74E058

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

Lead weight. A small flat weight cut to teardrop shape from cast lead sheet, with a central drilled hole; patinated. Possibly used or intended as a line weight. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1700-1900.

Length: 27.7mm, Width: 24.5mm, Thickness: 3.3mm, Weight: 12.84gms

Class: possibly Line

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
Length: 27.7 mm
Width: 24.5 mm
Thickness: 3.3 mm
Weight: 12.84 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 3rd July 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39817

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Grasby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0804
Four figure Latitude: 53.52158147
Four figure longitude: -0.37246588
1:25K map: TA0804
1:10K map: TA00SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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