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    • Primary material: Lead Alloy

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Record ID: IOW-00933D
Object type: TOY
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval lead or lead-alloy whirligig or buzz disc/wheel of possible 17th to 18th century date. The toy is circular in plan and rectangular in cross-section. It consists of a disc with a serrated outer edge and two string holes at the centre. Both sides are plain. The object is largely grey with patches of buff deposits. Diameter: 24.7mm; thickness: 3.0mm. Weight: 12.76g. Similar objects have been recorded on The Portable Antiquities Scheme database. For example, see finds: BERK-7BD8D6; BH-C1A5C7; GLO-7194F8; HESH-901BA4; IOW-776293; IOW-89F367; IOW-9B8222; LANCUM-2…
Created on: Tuesday 11th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 12th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-CF5FA7
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-Medieval lead alloy button (c. 1800-c. 1850). The outer part of the button and the shank are missing. The front has a raised castle, fort or tower and may have had an inscription. The back has a domed protrusion at the centre with the stubs of a missing shank. Length: 18.0mm; width: 13.0mm; thickness: 5.9mm. Weight: 2.37g. Compare with a military button of the 6th Enniskillen Dragoons, c. 1790-1820, found at Moulsford Parish, Oxfordshire: SUR: B04DE7.
Created on: Sunday 9th December 2018
Last updated: Monday 10th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-7E8DEB
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-Medieval lead alloy one-piece button (1500-1700). The integral looped shank at the back is missing. The upper face is decorated with a raised six-petalled flower head. Each petal, arranged evenly around a central knop, is roughly diamond shaped. The individual petals and the central knop are surrounded by raised borders. The reverse is plain except for the stubs of the central loop and casting seam, which is still visible as a central line across the button. This button is corroded and has a grey patina. Length: 15.3mm; width: 14.8mm; thickness: 5.7mm. Weight: 4.…
Created on: Wednesday 5th December 2018
Last updated: Monday 10th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-5353EB
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Medieval to post-Medieval lead alloy standing weight (c. 1200-c. 1600). This weight is conical in form and the main body is circular in cross-section. It tapers from the base towards the suspension loop at the top. The base is flat and the top has oblique shoulders and a narrowed flat suspension loop. The piercing is a circular hole with a diameter of c. 2.5mm. The weight is grey overall. Height: 36.5mm; diameter at base: 19.3mm. Weight: 62.18g. Lead weights were used throughout a large span of time and were generally easy to manufacture; therefore, they are difficult to…
Created on: Monday 3rd December 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 4th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-03EB42
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval lead or lead alloy circular double-sided token (c. 1500-c. 1850). Powell Type 2/2. The token has raised initial letters: T C on one side and H A on the other side. This token is grey. Diameter: 19.7mm. Weight: 3.21g. Lead tokens had a wide variety of potential uses such as tallies, gaming pieces, tickets, weights, etc. and are believed to have been locally produced; they are therefore difficult to date precisely. Those carrying initials are generally deemed to be post-Medieval in date (1500-1850), those which seem to mimic Medieval penny designs are deemed …
Created on: Thursday 29th November 2018
Last updated: Friday 30th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-009D0E
Object type: MUSKET BALL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval lead alloy musket ball (c. 1600-c. 1800). This ball is sub-spherical with a smooth surface and a large indentation, possibly caused by impact. The ball has two prominent circumferential bands. Some balls with a single band (set-up) is caused by the ball being squeezed against the inside of the muzzle during firing. The ball is grey. Diameter: 16.5mm. Weight: 30.04g. The weight suggests that it could have been used in a musket (Harding 2012). Harding, D.F., 2012. Lead Shot of the English Civil War: A Radical Study. London. Foresight Books. London.
Created on: Thursday 29th November 2018
Last updated: Thursday 29th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-446457
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Medieval lead alloy pointed-oval 'vesica' personal seal matrix (c. 1200-c. 1300). The lobe at the top is unpierced. The central motif, a bill-hook, is surrounded by an inscription within an outer and inner line border. The inscription starts with a cross potent and reads: +S' RO[ ]D GhELANDRE (Seal of Roberd Ghelandre). However, see notes below provided by Dr Malcolm Jones. The rear face is undecorated. This seal matrix is buff and is not worn. Length: 35.3mm; width: 22.7mm; thickness: 5.8mm. Weight: 10.45g. Crude lead personal seals with simple non-heraldic designs a…
Created on: Tuesday 20th November 2018
Last updated: Friday 23rd November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-345F67
Object type: POWDER MEASURE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-Medieval lead alloy powder measure cap used for measuring a charge of gunpowder (c. 1600-c. 1700). Courtney 1988: 2, fig. 3. This cap has vertical sides. The open end is damaged and the closed end is sub-oval in plan. The closed end has a pellet within an annulet at the centre. A casting seam can be seen on one of the broader sides. One loop is intact and the other is missing. This measure is grey. Height: 18.0mm; height including loop: 23.5mm; width: 21.0mm; thickness: 18.6mm. Weight: 13.91g. The loops enabled the cap to be attached separately to the bandolier …
Created on: Monday 19th November 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 20th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-2D79A4
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-Medieval lead alloy cloth seal (c. 1600-c. 1750). Discs 1 and 2 of a two or four-part seal. Disc 1: plain or illegible, and from the reverse of which projects an integral rivet. Disc 2: plain or illegible. The rivet has been stamped with letters: 'Y O'. The object is greyish buff overall. There is no indication of a joining strip. Length: 25.7mm; width: 25.3mm; thickness: 3.0mm. Weight: 11.23g.
Created on: Wednesday 7th November 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 7th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-DC1962
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval lead alloy circular uniface token (c. 1500-c. 1850). Powell Type 7. The token has a raised design forming a hatched or grid pattern. The rear face is plain. This object is buff. Length: 26.0mm; width: 25.6mm; thickness: 2.3mm. Weight: 7.68g. Note raised features at the rear. Lead tokens had a wide variety of potential uses such as tallies, gaming pieces, tickets, weights, etc. and are believed to have been locally produced; they are therefore difficult to date precisely. Those carrying initials are generally deemed to be post-Medieval in date (1500-1850), …
Created on: Monday 22nd October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 23rd October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-33AFA6
Object type: MEDALLION
Broad period: MODERN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Modern lead alloy commemorative medallion depicting Queen Victoria (1837-1901). Obverse: Bust of Queen Victoria right; [ ]IOUS MAJESTY VICTORIA Reverse: Crowned lines of lettering within a garland (mostly illegible); [ ]CROWNED[ ]. Length: 33.3mm; width: 27.1mm; thickness: 3.0mm. Weight: 8.22g. The object has been pierced with a circular hole before the head.
Created on: Sunday 14th October 2018
Last updated: Monday 15th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-DECAA9
Object type: MUSKET BALL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval lead alloy musket ball (c. 1600-c. 1800). This ball is sub-spherical with a coarse surface and a large indentation possibly caused by impact. The ball has a faint flattened circumferential band (set-up) caused by the ball being squeezed against the inside of the muzzle during firing. The ball is grey with off-white and brown deposits. Diameter: 17.0mm. Weight: 23.04g. The weight suggests that it could have been used in a carbine (Harding 2012). Harding, D.F., 2012. Lead Shot of the English Civil War: A Radical Study. London. Foresight Books. London.
Created on: Wednesday 10th October 2018
Last updated: Monday 15th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-624731
Object type: STEELYARD WEIGHT
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete lead alloy weight, possibly a steelyard weight, of Unknown date (c. AD 43-c. 1800). This weight is roughly cylinder shaped and is sub-circular in cross-section. The sides taper from the flat base towards the top where it is narrowed and flattened to form a suspension loop. The off-set circular hole has a diameter of 6.0mm. The body of the weight has a chop or cut mark, 20.8 mm in length with a maximum width of 3.1mm. The surface of the apex has six transverse cut marks. There are several circular indentations on the base. The weight is grey. One half of the base is very sm…
Created on: Thursday 4th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 4th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-5F9AAD
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Four complete post-Medieval lead alloy circular double-sided token (c. 1500-c. 1850). 1: Diameter: 19.2mm. Weight: 6.45g. Possible initials on one side and grid on the other side. Powell: 2/7. 2: Diameter: 21.7mm. Weight: 4.95g. Possibly initials on both sides. Powell: 2/2. 3: Diameter: 22.0mm. Weight: 4.30g. Illegible 4: Diameter: 20.0mm. Weight: 9.18g. Initials on one side, possibly S T, possibly segments on the other side. Powell: 2/3. Lead tokens had a wide variety of potential uses such as tallies, gaming pieces, tickets, weights, etc. and are believed to have been locally pr…
Created on: Thursday 4th October 2018
Last updated: Monday 8th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-468857
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete lead alloy possible spindle whorl of Unknown date (c. AD 43-c. 1800). The spindle whorl is sub-circular and is hemi-spherical, domed at the top and flat on the underside. A central hole has parallel sides and is 5.0mm in diameter. This spindle whorl has a coarse surface and is greyish buff. Length: 19.4mm; width: 16.3mm; thickness: 7.2mm. Weight: 11.09g. Plain spindle whorls and weights were cast locally in lead from the Roman period onwards and are hard to date precisely although most are late Medieval or post-Medieval.
Created on: Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-CEEF54
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An unidentified lead alloy object of possible post-Medieval date (c. 1700-c. 1850). This object is rectangular in plan and cross-section with a shaft at one end which is circular in cross-section. The shaft tapers in diameter from 5.0mm to 3.8mm where there is a possible break. Casting 'spue' on one face of the rectangular part. The object has a buff patina. Length: 24.1mm; width: 16.1mm; thickness: 14.4mm. Weight: 21.44g.
Created on: Thursday 27th September 2018
Last updated: Friday 28th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-4DD087
Object type: AMPULLA
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Medieval lead alloy pilgrim ampulla (c. 1300-c. 1500). The suspension loops are missing and the rim of the mouth is incomplete. The sub-circular body has a raised crown on one side and a 'compass-drawn' flower of four petals on the other side. The crown and flower have backgrounds of raised hatching. Below each suspension loop the edge of the crown side is bevelled and decorated with oblique lines. On both faces, level with the suspension loops, there are double parallel ridges. The long neck flares from the body towards the mouth which has a ragged break. This ampulla…
Created on: Friday 21st September 2018
Last updated: Monday 24th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-6D6A64
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete and misshapen post-Medieval lead alloy circular double-sided token (c. 1500-c. 1850). Powell Type 2/2. The token has raised initial letters: T C on one side and T S on the other side. This token is bluish grey with patches of a buff patina. Diameter: 19.8mm. Weight: 4.75g. Lead tokens had a wide variety of potential uses such as tallies, gaming pieces, tickets, weights, etc. and are believed to have been locally produced; they are therefore difficult to date precisely. Those carrying initials are generally deemed to be post-Medieval in date (1500-1850), those which seem …
Created on: Monday 10th September 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-18717E
Object type: AMPULLA
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Medieval lead alloy pilgrim ampulla (c 1300-c. 1500). The neck has been removed and one suspension loop is missing, although the stubs of the loop are present. The circular body has a raised crown on one side and a 'compass-drawn' flower of four petals on the other side. The crown is now barely visible. Between each petal there is raised hatching. Below each suspension loop the edges are bevelled on both faces. The neck has been deliberately cut off the body and the edges of the cuts has been tightly closed together and sealed. The body has been pressed inwards from the…
Created on: Thursday 6th September 2018
Last updated: Monday 10th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-165E79
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete lead alloy possible spindle whorl of Unknown date (c. AD 43-c. 1800). The spindle whorl is sub-circular and is hemi-spherical, domed at the top and flat on the underside. A central hole has parallel sides and is 9.2mm in diameter. This spindle whorl is greyish buff. Length: 25.0mm; width: 24.1mm; thickness: 10.4mm. Weight: 35.37g. Plain spindle whorls and weights were cast locally in lead from the Roman period onwards and are hard to date precisely although most are late Medieval or post-Medieval.
Created on: Monday 13th August 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 3rd October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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