NLM-3558BD: Post-Medieval Weight or Coin Weight

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Unique ID: NLM-3558BD

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy weight. Cast flat-sided rectangular weight with bevelled edges, possibly a coin weight or a pharmaceutical weight; the rough surface may suggest the object has passed through fire with the consequent loss of surface detail. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1900

Length: 15.5mm, Width: 14.9mm, Thickness: 3.1mm, Weight: 4.34gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.5 mm
Width: 14.9 mm
Thickness: 3.1 mm
Weight: 4.34 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 12th November 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM41066

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: High Burnham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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