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Unique ID: DYFED-3048C5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Lead Alnage Seal, both parts are still attached with a near intact hinge. On the Obverse are the initials W/I/G/I in the centre of the seal surrounded by a beaded border, the letters E?/B/O/A can be made out on the left hand side and an M can be made out at the bottom right of the seal. On the reverse of the seal is a fleur de lie in the centre above which is a crown, this image is also surrounded by a decorated border. The seal is 19mm in diameter and 3mm in thickness and weighs 4.6g. Another example of this seal is NLM-731615.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.6 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

Recorded by: Ms Jenna Smith
Identified by: Ms Jenna Smith

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Pembrokeshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Pembrokeshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Broad Haven

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: DYFED
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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