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WEIGHT

Unique ID: SF-175B7B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete lead medieval to post-medieval standing weight. It is roughly conical in shape with a flat base and a circular hole through the centre. The surface is corroded.

Similar standing weights have been dated to the medieval and post medieval periods.

Length: 31.16mm, diameter at base: 14.75mm, weight: 29.63g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1066
Date to: Circa AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.16 mm
Weight: 29.63 g
Diameter: 14.75 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st June 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Booth
Identified by: Ms Anna Booth

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Felsham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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Created: 11 days ago
Updated: 11 days ago

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