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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-1F23E2

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

Rather crudely formed medieval to post-medieval conical lead weight with a median hole (diameter 1.5 - 2mm). Basal diameter 14.3 - 15.8mm. Height 11.6mm. Weight 11.90g (not conforming with troy or avoirdupois systems). Possibly for use with a line or net. 13th - 17th century.

Notes:

Found on stubble.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 11.6 mm
Weight: 11.9 g
Diameter: 15.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 24th September 2018 - Wednesday 26th September 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Rogerson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Rogerson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Tewkesbury (District)
Parish or ward: Deerhurst (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO8828
Four figure Latitude: 51.95036084
Four figure longitude: -2.17600879
1:25K map: SO8828
1:10K map: SO82NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 27 days ago

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