DOR-7EBC99: Medieval to Post Medieval weight.

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Unique ID: DOR-7EBC99

Object type certainty: Certain
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A lead weight. A small conical weight with a slightly concave base and looped top. The sides are decorated with four, equally spaced vertical ridges. The top is pinched in to form a flat-sided, flat topped projecting tab with a small circular pierced hole.
Date: Mediieval to Post Medieval - c. 1200 - 1600
Dimensions: 22.82 mm x 16.01 mm (diameter at base)
Weight: 22.76 g
A similar weight is recorded in database record IOW-5353EB

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1200
Date to: Exactly AD 1600

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 22.82 mm
Weight: 22.76 g
Diameter: 16.01 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCMS 017588

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Minterne Magna (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6205
Four figure Latitude: 50.84326763
Four figure longitude: -2.54108325
1:25K map: ST6205
1:10K map: ST60NW
Grid reference source: From 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: DOR
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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