NLM-9904D1: Post-Medieval Lead Shot

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SHOT

Unique ID: NLM-9904D1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead shot. Cast ball with a lightly flattened patch of diameter 6.5mm, either arising from use of a ramrod or from impact. Patinated. The mass may suggest this to have been for a light fowling piece or 'rook and rabbit' gun. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1700-1800.

Diameter: 12.5mm, Weight: 10.76gms

Class: Fowling Piece

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 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 10.76 g
Diameter: 12.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 22nd September 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM40578

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Muckton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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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