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EARLY MEDIEVAL WEIGHT

A cast lead weight or gaming piece, dating to the Early Medieval period (850 - 950 AD). The object is in the form of a truncated cone, circular base and tapering sides, with a flattened top. Five knops projection from the top, giving the object a castellated appearance. It measures 32mm in diameter.A similar example is recorded on this database; FAKL-CED235.