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by tomredmayne
Thu Sep 22, 2016 6:26 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
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Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Hi Stu. Having looked at this one again, I think it says W 5D across the rivet side...... :g50:

http://www.bagseals.org/gallery/main.ph ... emId=22943
by tomredmayne
Wed Sep 14, 2016 5:41 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
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Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Thanks Stu............ :g50:
by tomredmayne
Sun Sep 11, 2016 6:03 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
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Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

And still they keep coming! :g58:

Two more from this afternoon.......same site............ :g50:
by tomredmayne
Sun Sep 11, 2016 11:19 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
Replies: 1193
Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Thanks Stu. This site is really starting to get interesting. A couple of coin weights from here too and a few jettons so trading definitely going on here...............in cloth maybe?........... :g43:
by tomredmayne
Sun Sep 11, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
Replies: 1193
Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Morning Stu.......another one from the same site and it's those madder bags again........... :g50:

Is this another London Dyers Guild seal with the swan motif on the other side?

Thanks

Tom
by tomredmayne
Thu Sep 01, 2016 4:16 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
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Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Thanks Stu........your wish is my command..........only a fragment this time but some detail................ :g50:
by tomredmayne
Thu Sep 01, 2016 6:24 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
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Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Hi Stu. Another one from the same site............ :g50:
by tomredmayne
Tue Aug 30, 2016 5:30 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
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Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

What would be the approximate date for these seals Stu? I know one is dated about 1619 but the others?.......it would help put them into context thanks..... :g50:
by tomredmayne
Mon Aug 29, 2016 8:45 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
Replies: 1193
Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Thanks Stu..........this is a new site I have and they have all come from an area about 100m square.............maybe something significant going on?....... :g43:
by tomredmayne
Mon Aug 29, 2016 2:42 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
Replies: 1193
Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Thanks Dave - it's a Prussian customs seal - see bottom of this page - http://www.bagseals.org/gallery/main.php?g2_itemId=31&g2_page=71 Thanks Tom - you don't think it could be a lion or some other quadruped beneath the WF ? Just had a closer look and it is definitely a lion facing left..........da...
by tomredmayne
Mon Aug 29, 2016 5:46 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
Replies: 1193
Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Hi Stu
This is the earlier seal with the rivet lobe opened up. Just the letters WF and some scroll work as far as I can see............. :g50:
by tomredmayne
Sun Aug 28, 2016 3:47 pm
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
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Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Hi Stu. No idea really what the symbol is............double-ended arrow? :g43:

I have opened the second one and there are letters on it............I will post pics later.

Meanwhile, had another one this morning......... :g50:
by tomredmayne
Sat Aug 27, 2016 10:02 am
Forum: On-Going Research Projects
Topic: Lead bag and cloth seals
Replies: 1193
Views: 552728

Re: Lead bag and cloth seals

Hi Stu

A couple of seals this morning from Lincolnshire. Any clues and any good for the database? :g50:
by tomredmayne
Thu Aug 25, 2016 5:53 am
Forum: Book's or Publication's You Recommend
Topic: Spink Coins of England and the UK 2016 edition
Replies: 2
Views: 5340

Spink Coins of England and the UK 2016 edition

Hi all I have just ordered the latest Spink catalogue which I found on Amazon at the incredibly low price of £10 with free postage from Ancient Art! A real bargain so I thought i would flag it up for anyone interested in a copy............. :g50: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1907427600/ref=ox...
by tomredmayne
Fri Jul 15, 2016 5:48 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Must Farm Bronze-Age axe...Wow!
Replies: 10
Views: 10613

Re: Must Farm Bronze-Age axe...Wow!

Puffin wrote:Been following this dig on Facebook for a good while now, some amazing finds are coming out.
Me too Barry and this find is a game-changer and so incredibly important I thought it needed sharing............. :g58: :g50:

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