O: IMP CAES NERVAE TRAIANO AVG GER DAC P M TR P COS V P P. Decoration is present in the form of small circular indentations. A moulded relief design of a lions rampant is present on the upper surface. The length is 34mm, the width is 25mm and the weight 119g.
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It is likely that these weights represent a desire to standardize the trade weight system. Lead conical weight with a pointed apex and circular base dating from the late medieval to post-medieval period 1400 to 1600AD.
Lead weighs such as this were commonly used to weigh goods under the averdepois system from 1390 in England and were used throughout the 15th century.
The overall dimensions are as follows: 8.12mm in length, 12.12mm in diameter and 5.26g in weight. Probably GLORIA EXERCITVS reverse type depicting two soldiers and one standard. Reverse: Probably [GLORIA EXERCITVS]; Two soldiers and one standard. Reverse: [GLORIA EXERCITVS], Two soldiers and two standards.
From the rounded top the object tapers in and out again to form a 'waist', with a step between the top and the 'waist'.