Medieval Lead Trade Weight With Lion

Item Description

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

Weight: 105g

Size: 33mm x 41mm



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