JETTON

Unique ID: YORYM-D05AB3

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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 [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1586
Date to: Circa AD 1635

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm
Quantity: 1

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Cast [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Incomplete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Hans Krauwinckel II
Denomination: Jetton [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Nuremberg
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

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire And The Humber
County: North Yorkshire
District: Ryedale
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

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Wednesday 23rd November 2011
Updated: Monday 5th December 2011

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