JETTON

Unique ID: YORYM-D05AB3

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete copper alloy jetton of post-medieval date. The jetton was struck in Nuremburg by Hanns Krauwinkel II, master from 1586 to his death in March 1635 and is of the rise and orb type.

Obverse Inscription: [H]ANNS KRAVWI[NKEL IN NVR]

Reverse Inscription: [GOTT.ALLEIN.]DIE.EER[ESEI]

A similar jetton can be seen in Mitchiner, p.439, no.1518.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1586
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 1635
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Hans Krauwinckel II
Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Alternating crowns and lis around central rose
Obverse inscription: [H]ANNS KRAVWI[NKEL IN NVR]
Reverse description: Orb within tressure of three arches
Reverse inscription: [GOTT.ALLEIN.]DIE.EER[ESEI]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

YORYM-D05AB3: Post-medieval : Jetton

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
To be known as: Cawton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: Wednesday 23rd November 2011
Updated: Monday 5th December 2011 by Rebecca Griffiths

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