NLM-5CFF0C: Post-Medieval Lead Weight

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WEIGHT

Unique ID: NLM-5CFF0C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead weight. Cast cylindrical flat-sided weight, possibly with a lightly impressed circular indentation on one side. The mass may suggest this to have represented one quarter of an averdepois ounce. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1800

Diameter: 14.1mm, Thickness: 4.8mm, Weight: 7.15gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.8 mm
Weight: 7.15 g
Diameter: 14.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 6th November 2018

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM41106

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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: NLM
Created: 12 days ago
Updated: 12 days ago

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