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Ingot; lead; rectangular; incised on upper surface with variety of assay marks and ciphers.
- Length: 103 centimetres
- Width: 14.5 centimetres
- Weight: 200 pounds (approx)
Inscription CommentAssay marks and ciphers.
Associated dates : 1765.
8 April 2005
Remove dust and examine for active corrosion.
All in robust condition with large patches of marine concretion over most surfaces also light coat of dust.
Dust removed by light brushing with hog-hair artist brush and vacuum cleaner. NO active corrosion seen.
The Albion was lost in 1765.
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
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Object reference number: MCT15149
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