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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NMS-975AEA

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

Medieval lead trade weight for 8 ounces avoirdupois, flat, shield-shaped, with a fleur-de-lis facing downwards and crudely moulded in counter-relief on one face. A hole has been punched through the centre. Weight 217g / 7.65oz. Length, width and thickness 57, 48.3 and 11.5mm. 14th - 15th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 57 mm
Width: 48.3 mm
Thickness: 11.5 mm
Weight: 217 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 4th November 2018 - Sunday 4th November 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: KLMD112018

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Holland (District)
Parish or ward: Tydd St. Mary (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4217
Four figure Latitude: 51.83356712
Four figure longitude: 0.05945255
1:25K map: TL4217
1:10K map: TL41NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 4 days ago
Updated: 4 days ago

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