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POST MEDIEVAL WEIGHT

A lead alloy object, possibly a weight or ingot. The object is a thick disc which is flat on one face, but with a depression in the centre, and convex on the other face. The walls are straight or slightly concave. The depression in the centre of the underside is irregular and rough. There are several deep scratches on the upper face, some at right angles and crossing each other. The metal has a sm…