NLM-883B3B: Post-Medieval Lead Weight

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Unique ID: NLM-883B3B

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead weight. Cast discoid weight with a bevelled rim; lightly patinated. The mass suggests this to have represented one half of an averdepois ounce. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1500-1700

Diameter: 21.6mm, Thickness: 4.4mm, Weight: 14.87gms

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 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.4 mm
Weight: 14.87 g
Diameter: 21.6 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: NLM41154

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: 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

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Recording Institution: NLM
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