Roman lead alloy seal

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Object type: Seal
Period: Roman
Primary material: Lead alloy
Date found: 22/01/2022
Location: Canterbury, Kent


A seal, dating to the 4th century AD, with the impression made by an obverse coin die, most likely a nummus of the house of Constantine. The channel on the reverse has the remnants of the a wire which the seal secured. It is a Find of Note: County importance.