LANCUM-BDDDA5: Lead gaming piece or weight

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GAMING PIECE

Unique ID: LANCUM-BDDDA5

Object type certainty: Possibly
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Lead weight or gaming piece of uncertain date (c. AD 43 - 1500). The object is discoid and incised with a cross across the entire face on both sides. The object has a white patina. It is 24.49mm in diameter, 4.71mm in thickness and weighs 20.26g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: ROMAN
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 43
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.71 mm
Weight: 20.26 g
Diameter: 24.49 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lydia Prosser
Identified by: Miss Lydia Prosser

Other reference numbers

Other reference: N5414

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Completeness: Complete

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Ribble Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Gisburn (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD8348
Four figure Latitude: 53.92784701
Four figure longitude: -2.26037754
1:25K map: SD8348
1:10K map: SD84NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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