Medieval Lead Trade Weight With Lion
C. 14th- 15th Century
A lead shield-shaped weight decorated with a single lion left within a raised field and an incised linear border. These would have been used by merchants at shops, fairs, or markets to weigh goods.
Good detail and a nice piece.
Provenance: Ex D. R. Collection. Ex Simmons Gallery, 1990’s.
Found Stockton on tees
Size: 33mm x 41mm