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Record ID: SUR-E97A35
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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Lead alloy cloth or bag seal, 23.1mm in length and 18.9mm wide. One side is stamped with a faint design comprising a crown over a portculis (with 3 x 3 grid) and chains, surrounded by an indecipherable legend. Circa 1600.
Created on: Tuesday 4th September 2018
Last updated: Thursday 6th September 2018
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Record ID: HAMP-3D528B
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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An incomplete two- or four-disc post-medieval (c.1600-1700) lead cloth seal for alnage/ subsidy. It consists of disc one only, rather oval in shape with the rivet to the reverse squashed to one side. The cloth seal depicts a crowned rose with the letters L S to either side and the remains of an inscription around the edge, reading from right to left [....]HOP or [....]HOF The rivet to the reverse is stamped with the remainder of the letters AB or perhaps AR or AP.The object measures 14.7mm in length, 10.5mm in max.width, 3.4mm in max.thickness and weighs 2.49g.The dimensions of the fro…
Created on: Thursday 22nd March 2018
Last updated: Monday 26th March 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Bentley', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: HAMP-89D729
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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A group of eight Russian Inland Village trade seals found close together, of 16th - early 18th century date. Each bale seal (except one, noted below) has a central circular depression on one face with a corresponding projection to the other face. The inland villages traded in flax products, furs and pelts. N / [...] // IOHOB; 19.7mm, 10.54g. MC / 10 A NHA // OPNNPI; 19.2mm, 11.80g. [No central depression/ projection]. *** / cross fleuretty with central pellet / .A. // *** / cross fleuretty with central pellet / UDIN; 19.5mm, 11.95g. ** / BA / [...] // ** / large star / CHVHNAC; 13.4mm,…
Created on: Sunday 31st December 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 9th January 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Crondall', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-318FAB
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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An incomplete post-medieval lead-alloy cloth seal, dating to the period AD 1500-1700. The disc is roughly circular, with worn edges. Both sides of the seal are decorated. One side shows a cross pattee with a pellet on the end of each arm; a further pellet is positioned with the angle of the arms at the centre. The other side displays what appears to be a coat of arms. The depiction is off-centre and consists of an oval double border containing a rounded cross with a shorter line at 45 degrees in each of the four angles of the cross. The cloth seal measures 13.66 mm in diameter, 1.…
Created on: Wednesday 8th November 2017
Last updated: Friday 24th November 2017
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Record ID: WILT-30F4B5
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-medieval lead-alloy cloth seal, dating to the period AD 1500-1700. Disc 1 is extant with part of the squashed rivet remaining on the reverse. The seal disc is circular, and the edges have been bent out of shape slightly, though the disc is complete. The seal depicts a swan standing left in low relief, with the letter N to the right, behind the swan's neck. The cloth seal measures 17.89 mm in diameter, 1.16 mm thick and weighs 2.86 g. Swan seals are associated with an area of the London Waterfront known as Swan Stairs/Old Swan area. A number of similar swan s…
Created on: Wednesday 8th November 2017
Last updated: Friday 24th November 2017
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Record ID: SUR-467348
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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A Post Medieval lead cloth seal from Augsburg. Side 1: A + three annulets Side 2: A pine cone
Created on: Monday 16th October 2017
Last updated: Thursday 22nd February 2018
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Record ID: SOM-CE2E79
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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An incomplete Post-Medieval lead cloth seal, probably disc 3 or 4 of a 4-part cloth seal, dating to c. AD 1590-1724. The disc depicts a shield with indented edges containing a double-stranded equal armed cross with the sword of St. Paul in the top left field, with CIVITA[S LONDO]N around the edge. Dimensions: diameter 15.7mm; weight 1.13g. 4-part cloth seals had come into use by the end of the 16th century, with the alnage taxation system abolished in 1724 (Egan 1994, 2001). Similar seals from london can be seen illustrated by Egan (1994: figs. 19-21).
Created on: Thursday 28th September 2017
Last updated: Thursday 28th September 2017
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Record ID: SUR-92F881
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Part of a two lobe Post Medieval lead cloth seal. Only part of one raised initial, an R or a B, is visible.
Created on: Sunday 2nd July 2017
Last updated: Wednesday 4th October 2017
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Record ID: HAMP-2F6803
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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An incomplete post-medieval (1600-1800) lead cloth seal of probably two-parts, consisting of disc one only and a small fragment of disc two only. Disc one is rather oval in shape. Incuse RA (letters individually crowned) / incuse 3 // part of a curving line on the rivet. Weight 8.37g; diameter 26.7x24.3mm // missing.
Created on: Monday 22nd May 2017
Last updated: Monday 22nd May 2017
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Quarley', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-2640BE
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post medieval lead cloth seal dating to the period ADc.1500- 1700. The seal is comprised of two discs, which are both linked together by a rectangular tag. The tag has appeared to have been a single piece lead with symmetrical sides and then folded over, sealing the two discs together. Originally, the symbol would have been stamped on the obverse surface of a disc, however this ceases to exist. The two discs have are damaged and both of the bottom edges have been folded away from each other over time. This has also happened to the rectangular tag. Overall, the seal is…
Created on: Monday 3rd April 2017
Last updated: Tuesday 2nd May 2017
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Record ID: HAMP-0A8DB7
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A piece of lead with no original edges, a clear transverse bend across the centre although the object has since been straightened. It depicts in raised relief the badge of the City of London, a shield with two incurves along the top edge and a triangular bottom edge; at the centre a cross with an upright dagger in the top left quadrant. D and I can be seen either side of the centre of the cross, above the top edge of the shield. Below the shield and visible to one side only (thanks to the damage) is raised foliate decoration in the form of a narrow stem with a thicker oval leaf to eit…
Created on: Monday 7th November 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 8th November 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Damerham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-522AA7
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
One lobe from a Post Medieval lead cloth seal, possibly from the reign of James I. Side 1: Royal arms on a square-topped shield.
Created on: Wednesday 5th October 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 13th December 2016
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Record ID: HAMP-AAC4EC
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A post-medieval (1500-1700) lead alloy two-disc cloth seal, apparently with the connecting strip missing. Disc one is apparently without decoration or legend. Disc two has the remains of possibly the raised letter V or A at the centre of the squashed rivet. The cloth seal measures 22.6x21.8mm, is 3.8mm thick and weighs 7.40g. Cloth seals were used to authenticate textiles in the medieval and post-medieval periods throughout Europe (Egan 1992;1).
Created on: Thursday 15th September 2016
Last updated: Friday 23rd September 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Ringwood', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: WILT-5EF211
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A lead post medieval cloth seal dating to AD c1500-1700. The seal comprises two parts joined in the centre. The seal is incomplete and is in two parts. The main section comprises a sub-circular front panel with stamped lettering comprising (possibly) of a large T with H and below it, P all entwined together. Beneath are the letters AB. The other side is plain, but with some scratchmarks which might be lettering. The seal is 21.27mm in diameter, 3.13mm thick and weighs 6.5 grams.
Created on: Monday 25th July 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 10th August 2016
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Record ID: SUR-F0B670
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval lead possible cloth seal. Side 1: A rose Side 2: Blank or unclear
Created on: Wednesday 1st June 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 27th July 2016
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Record ID: SUR-C0929E
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval lead biface cloth seal. Side 1: Merchants mark, appearing as an N over a W Side 2: The letter A (scratched)
Created on: Monday 30th May 2016
Last updated: Tuesday 2nd August 2016
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Record ID: ESS-D0B806
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval cloth seal of the company of dyers, dating AD1700-1800. The seal is a two disc seal, with the rove disc and connecting strip missing. Part of the stamp is still visible on the rivet stub. The more complete disc depicts a double-headed eagle with an inscription rearding GHE[---]ER[---]ER[---]. On the rivet stub the inscription reads [G]OV // [D]A, indicating the cloth seal was from the company of dyers based in Gouda, Netherlands. The double headed eagle was the emblem used by the dyers' guild in a number of towns in and around the Low Countries including Gouda (Stua…
Created on: Tuesday 12th April 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 13th April 2016
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Record ID: HAMP-B77855
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete early 18th century lead 4-part alnage seal of George I (1714-27), consisting of discs two and three and their interconnecting strip only. The edges are damaged (recent) and the beginning of a projection into discs one and four is visible diametrically opposite the surviving connecting strip. the two surviving discas are slightly offset from each other. The cloth seal weighs 2.51g and measures 15.1mm in length, 13.5mm in width and 2.9mm in thickness. The individual discs measure missing // 13.4mm // 12.1mm // missing. (missing) // bust of George right // orb surmounte…
Created on: Monday 11th April 2016
Last updated: Monday 11th April 2016
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Ringwood', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SUR-0A9492
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A Post Medieval single lobe from a lead cloth seal bearing a crown and 1/2 to the right of the crown.
Created on: Sunday 14th February 2016
Last updated: Friday 22nd April 2016
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Record ID: WAW-FEEF62
Object type: CLOTH SEAL
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A probable Post Medieval (16th to 17th century) lead or lead alloy cloth seal; composed now of a single oval discs with a flattened stud on the reverse. The outer face of the disc has a lion passant guardant, but only the lower portion of the lion is visible. The surface of the seal is a shiny light cream colour. It measures 16.37mm long, 10.45mm wide and 3.09mm thick. It weighs 2.7g. Cloth seals were in use between the 14th and 18th centuries (Egan, 1989) as a form of quality control. This is probably an early Post Medieval example, and many are known from this period, and issued …
Created on: Wednesday 20th January 2016
Last updated: Wednesday 22nd June 2016
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