There are currently no images available.
If you own this object please send us a picture of it.


Unique ID: NMS-9AA2E3

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

Late Saxon to medieval crude conical lead weight with central perforation. Diameter c. 30-33mm, height 15mm. Weight 64.37g. 11th - 14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1000
Date to: Exactly AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 15 mm
Weight: 64.37 g
Diameter: 33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 11th September 2018 - Monday 8th October 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 30114
Other reference: KLMD102018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Grimston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7221
Four figure Latitude: 52.75922339
Four figure longitude: 0.54749495
1:25K map: TF7221
1:10K map: TF72SW
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.

Similar objects

Find number: NMS-4ECEF7
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Late Saxon to medieval crudely made flattened conical lead weight with central perforation - diameter c. 33mm, height 5mm, hole diameter 12…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NMGW3218
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Lead , or lead alloy, perforated conical weight. Crudely cast. Diameter of base 30-33mm, diameter of top c.11mm, diameter of perforation 8-9m…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: NMS-032357
Object type: WEIGHT
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Late-Saxon to medieval crudely made conical lead weight with a central perforation. Diameter 19mm, height 5.5mm, hole diameter c. 10mm, weig…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.