NLM-C038B1: Post-Medieval Lead Rod fragment

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Unique ID: NLM-C038B1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Lead alloy rod. A short cylindrical cast object of circular section with smooth sides and rounded and possibly lightly burred ends. The object retains a dark surface tint, with powdery or sandy inclusions trapped in surface irregularities, particularly at the ends. Suggested date: Post-Medieval, 1600-1900

Length: 24.4mm, Diameter: 10.8mm, Weight: 12.54gms

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: 24.4 mm
Weight: 12.54 g
Diameter: 10.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 2nd April 2019

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM42403

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Completeness: Uncertain

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: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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