Pair of Medieval Lead Trade Weight Decorated With Fleur-De-Lis
C. 15th Century
A pair of lead shield-shaped weights, each decorated with a single fleur-de-lis. These would have been used by merchants at shops, fairs, or markets to weigh goods.
Good detail and a nice pair.
Provenance: Ex Simmons Gallery, 1990’s.
Weight: Large: 107g. Small: 25g
Size: Large: 34mm x 43mm
Small: 20mm x 32mm