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Updated: 14 April 2015
Ingot; lead; boat-shaped.
- 1597 (pre)
- Made in: Spain (?)
- Found/Acquired: St Mary's Road, sea (off)
- (Europe,United Kingdom,England,Cornwall,Isles of Scilly,St Mary's Island,St Mary's Road)
- Length: 55 centimetres
- Weight: 44.5 kilograms
See P J Craddock and D R Hook, 'Ingots from the Sea: The British Museum collection of ingots', the International Journal of Nautical Archaeology, 1987, Vol 16, no3, p.201-206.
From the Spanish ship St Bartholomew, lost in 1597 off St Mary's Road, Isles of Scilly.
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Object reference number: MCT14749
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