LEIC-F3F126: Post medieval copper alloy trade weight, 1588-1826

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Unique ID: LEIC-F3F126

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post medieval copper alloy trade weight, 1588-1826

Thickness: 4 mm, diameter: 37 mm, weight: 23 mm.

Appears to have ewer etc stamp, but very corroded. Possibly Georgian given the number and position of the marks.

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 1588
Date to: Circa AD 1826

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 23 g
Diameter: 37 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 12th December 2018 - Wednesday 12th December 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Bottesford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8339
Four figure Latitude: 52.94198317
Four figure longitude: -0.76634351
1:25K map: SK8339
1:10K map: SK83NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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