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Record ID: WAW-AFFCD2
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Central Bedfordshire
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A complete lead weight probably dating to the Medieval to Post Medieval period (c. AD 1200-1700). The object is oval in plan with a casting seam down one long side. There is a central, sub-circular suspension hole which is slightly wider at one end than the other. The upper edge of one side has been flattened slightly. The object is undecorated and has a mid-grey patina.  Comparable examples recorded on the PAS database include: BH-A9CE0E; BH-A9EF85; and WMID-1F5789 and all suggest the use as a possible line or net weight. The overall…
Created on: Tuesday 28th June 2022
Last updated: Tuesday 28th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-44DA5B
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval or post-medieval lead weight. It is near-perfectly cuboid, with ninety-degree corners and six parallel faces: two broad and long, two narrow and long and two narrow and short. On each of the broad faces there is a single snake-like curvy line. It is not clear how these were formed but they seem likely to be the result of natural, post-depositional processes. The metal is patinated pale whitish-beige. 13th to 19th century. Length: 29.8mm. Width: 17.5mm. Thickness: 11.7mm. Weight: 46.2g   
Created on: Thursday 23rd June 2022
Last updated: Friday 24th June 2022
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Record ID: KENT-08E85A
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
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A complete cast lead token (Powell Type) of post-medieval date (c.1500-1830). Description: The circular token is uniface with one side decorated with a heraldic shield. The underside is flat and undecorated. Measurements: Diameter: 18.1mm; weight: 2.28g
Created on: Monday 20th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 22nd June 2022
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Record ID: WAW-082A58
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
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A small, plain, pierced lead alloy weight of Medieval to Post-Medieval date (AD 1100-1800). The weight is roughly sub-circular and conical in shape. It has a largely flat bottom, a diameter of 29.06mm and is 7.04mm thick. The object is undecorated. The object is likely a whorl due to there being a pierced central aperture (diameter 9.05mm).
Created on: Monday 20th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 22nd June 2022
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Record ID: WAW-081E28
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
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A small, plain, pierced lead alloy weight of Medieval to Post-Medieval date (AD 1100-1800). The weight is roughly oval and conical in shape. It has a largely flat bottom, though there is a slightly raised rim around the bottom external edge and the bottom of the circular aperture that pierces the object. It is 26.81mm long, 25.38mm wide and 8.33mm thick. The object is decorated with a stamped design consisting of zig-zag ribs and raised dots on the one face. The object is likely a whorl due to there being a pierced central aperture (diameter 9.04mm).
Created on: Monday 20th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 22nd June 2022
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Record ID: WAW-07E0FA
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
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A small, plain, pierced lead alloy weight of Roman to Post-Medieval date (AD 43-1800). The weight is roughly oval and conical in shape, with a flat bottom. It is 21.97mm long, 19.44mm wide and 6.26mm thick. There is no visible decoration. The object is likely a whorl due to there being a pierced central aperture (diameter 7.69mm).
Created on: Monday 20th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 22nd June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-DE61D3
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval lead pot mend, both similarly sized plates oval with a shallow cleft that extends around less than half of the edge, 31 x 22mm, thickness 6 - 9.5mm. 12th - 15th century.
Created on: Saturday 18th June 2022
Last updated: Saturday 18th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-DDB454
Object type: PENCIL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Distorted medieval to post-medieval writing lead, round-sectioned and tapering from the expanded flat-topped ovoid head to the point. Length 65mm. Head 10.5 x 8..3mm. Maximum diameter 6.8mm. Weight 15.9g.  13th - 16th century. Writing leads like this follow the traditional shape of the earlier writing tablet styli, although it is unclear how effective a lead stylus would be for inscribing wax, and it seems more likely that they were used to make grey marks, as pencils. They are difficult to date as they have a long lifespan and examples of similar writing leads fro…
Created on: Saturday 18th June 2022
Last updated: Saturday 18th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-C5E7B0
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Fragment of a post-medieval lead two-part cloth seal, rivet only, diameter 13.5mm. - // part of a privy mark or merchant's mark with R over M. Late 16th - 17th century.  Finder's number CMV/3
Created on: Friday 17th June 2022
Last updated: Friday 17th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-B6DE42
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Rather abraded post-medieval 4-ounce Avoirdupois discoidal lead trade weight stamped on one face with the letters I R (15 and 17mm in height) and on the other with a sword and a crowned C, the royal cypher. for Charles I or II. There is no letter R. Diameter 38mm. Thickness 10 - 11mm. Weight 112.295g / 3.961oz. 1625-49 or 1660-85 Finder's number CMV/6
Created on: Thursday 16th June 2022
Last updated: Thursday 16th June 2022
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Record ID: WAW-B3F9A6
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Warwickshire
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A complete lead weight of probable Medieval date (c. AD 1100-1500). The object is formed of a cast disc with one side decorated wtih a raised cross, The sides are bevelled and the reverse is flat and undecorated. There is a central perforation running through the object. The object is light grey in colour.  The overall dimensions are as follows:  17.66mm in diameter, 4.47mm in thickness and 8.19g in weight. 
Created on: Thursday 16th June 2022
Last updated: Thursday 23rd June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-A0F06E
Object type: WATER PIPE (ARCHITECTURAL)
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Post-medieval or modern flanged and flat end of a lead tubular object, probably a water pipe, with a very badly distorted and jagged broken end. The surviving length is 67mm. Internal diameter 50mm. It is not known whether this decreases from the intact end (cf. NLM-342DF6). External diameter 87mm. Weight 896g. Perhaps 18th - 19th century. Finder's number V14/10
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 15th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-9DA7AF
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval or post-medieval lead sub-conical weight with a median hole. A  rough line of four very small pricked or stabbed blind holes may be a minor attempt at decoration. Perhaps for use with a line or net. Height 9.3mm. Basal diameter 18 - 19mm. Hole diameter 9 - 8mm. Weight 12.6g. 13th - 17th century Finder's number PS2/7
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Friday 17th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-9CFDFD
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval pot mend, one plate irregular but incomplete and broken far from recently, 30 x 25mm, the other sub-rectangular 24 x 18mm. Thickness 12mm. Pottery sherds, oxidised with one reduced surface, 3mm thick, remain in the cleft. 12th - 15th century. Finder's number PS2/5
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 15th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-9C3FFC
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Medieval to post-medieval spherical lead weight with slightly flattened poles and central hole, diameter 19mm, height 15.5mm, hole diameter 4.5mm, weight 30.09g / 1.061 ounce Avoirdupois. Probably for use with a line or net and not for measuring weight, despite the closeness to 1oz. 13th - 18th. A date in the more recent half of this range seems more likely in view of the fresh condition. Finder's number PS2/4
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 15th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-9BF6C2
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Late Saxon to post-medieval lead sub-conical spindle whorl. Diameter 22mm. Thickness 14.6mm. Hole diameter 9mm. Weight 42.3g. 11th - 16th century. Finder's number PS2/1
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 15th June 2022
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Record ID: PUBLIC-9BC968
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval lead alloy biface token. Depending on orientation: One face appears to show the letters IH, the other face appears to show a uncentred letter 'T' with pelletted arms. The whole token has a pale cream/brown patina. the may be a small lip or sprue tag still evident. Dimensions: diameter: 21-22mm. Thickness: the flan is 1.5mm. weight: 4.48g
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Thursday 23rd June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-9A833D
Object type: WEIGHT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Late Saxon to Medieval crude conical lead weight with an irregular central perforation. Diameter 25mm. 8mm thick. Weighs 22.03g. 11th - 14th century.
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Wednesday 15th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-99BC77
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Tiny Medieval lead pot mend, slightly offset circular plates (diameter of both 10mm). Narrow cleft (thickness 1.5mm). Overal thickness 3.2mm. Weighs 2.13g. 12th - 15th century.
Created on: Wednesday 15th June 2022
Last updated: Monday 20th June 2022
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Record ID: NMS-8ACB0A
Object type: SPINDLE WHORL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
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Late Saxon to post-medieval plano-convex lead spindle whorl. Diameter 16.3 - 17.3mm, thickness 11.7mm, hole diameter 10 - 12mm, weight 47.4g. 11th - 16th century. Finder's number FCH7-17
Created on: Tuesday 14th June 2022
Last updated: Tuesday 14th June 2022
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