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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-9AE15F

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval lead weight, possibly a spindle whorl, plano-convex with central perforation, the convex face decorated with oblique lines in low relief forming an eight-pointed star. Diam.24mm. 6.5mm thick. Weighs 21.01g. 12th-14th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1100
Date to: Exactly AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 6.5 mm
Weight: 21.01 g
Diameter: 24 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Steven Ashley
Identified by: Mr Steven Ashley

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 15479
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: TF7121
Four figure Latitude: 52.75954053
Four figure longitude: 0.53269139
1:25K map: TF7121
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 20 days ago
Updated: 20 days ago

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