Finds within constituency of Lewes

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Record ID: SUSS-4B3FD9
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A Medieval stirling silver farthing, probably of Edward I, dating from AD 1300-1310. Probably Class 10 of Edward I, rather than 10-11 of Edward II. Mint of London. Cf. North 1991 Vol II, p. 34, no. 1058.
Created on: Wednesday 20th August 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 7th October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-4B2DE2
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Sussex
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A copper alloy Roman radiate dating from AD 260-296. Probably SALVS AVG reverse type depicting the standing figure of Salus looking left with snake draped over shoulders, holding sceptre in left. Mint unknown. The obverse of this coin seems to have been double-struck, making full identification difficult.
Created on: Wednesday 20th August 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 7th October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-4AE576
Object type: AXE
Broad period: BRONZE AGE
County: East Sussex
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A fragment of a cast copper alloy object, probably a palstave fragment dating to the Middle Bronze Age (c. 1500-1150 BC). The fragment is sub-rectangular in shape and represents the end of the palstave, with the beginnings of the side-flanges. An old break is visible on the end that would have led to the rest of the object. It is in poor condition, with significant surface pitting and corrosion; the metal is light green in colour. The fragment measures 32.9mm long, 24.6 mm wide and 11.2mm thick and weighs 27.7 grams.
Created on: Wednesday 20th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 6th October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-4A8327
Object type: FINGER RING
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A complete cast copper alloy finger ring with seal, dating from the late Medieval to early Post Medieval periods, c. 15th-16th century AD. The hoop is circular and D-shaped in cross section, with a central oval bezel. The bezel measures 15.5mm long, 9.5mm wide and 3.1mm thick; it is decorated with an engraved capital letter 'T' flanked by a branch on either side and surmounted by a stylised crown, all within an incised sub-octagonal frame. The hoop measures 28.2mm in diameter and is 2.9mm wide by 2.6 mm thick. It weighs 7.30 grams. The finger ring has an overal dark green patina. Sign…
Created on: Wednesday 20th August 2014
Last updated: Monday 6th October 2014
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Record ID: SUR-7AC4E7
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A groat of Elizabeth I, 1559-1561. The coin is bent and slightly torn.
Created on: Tuesday 29th July 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 29th July 2014
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Record ID: SUR-7A81D5
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A small medieval cast copper alloy buckle, probably for a spur. The buckle has an oval frame with a pointed outer edge and an integral plate with a single integral rivet. The large pin pivots on a hole in the plate.
Created on: Tuesday 29th July 2014
Last updated: Tuesday 29th July 2014
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Record ID: ESS-773C7C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Essex
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A Roman copper alloy nummus of Constantine I (AD 306-337) dating AD 320-325. Reece period 16. Vota inscription in wreath reverse. Unknown mint. Sam Moorhead (2013, 169) notes that this type of coin dates AD 320-325. Dimensions: diameter: 17.53 mm; weight: 1.65g. Reference: Moorhead, S. 2013. A History of Roman Coinage in Britain. Witham: Greenlight.
Created on: Tuesday 29th July 2014
Last updated: Thursday 28th August 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-2A231D
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: East Sussex
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A copper alloy Roman nummus of Constantine I, dating to 334-5 (Reece Period 17). She-wolf with twins reverse type; VRBS ROMA commemorative type. Mint of Siscia. Cf. RIC VII, p.456, No. 240.
Created on: Tuesday 1st July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-290E50
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A Post Medieval copper alloy trade token seventeenth century. Cf. Williamson 1828, page 1170 No. 83. Obverse: CHARLES. LEEDS. OF. = The Grocer's Arms Reverse: BORNE. MERCER = *L*//C.K. It measures 15.9 mm in diameter, 0.9 mm thick and weighs 1.13 g. Williamson says 'Borne' may also be attributed to Bourne in Lincoln, but it is believed to be attributed to Eastbourne in East Sussex (ibid).
Created on: Tuesday 1st July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-28C87C
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A fragment of an Early Medieval copper alloy ansate brooch catch plate and bow c. 800-900, of Anglo-Saxon affliation. A fragment of a rectangular brooch catch plate with decorated transverse lines; the catch on the reverse has been squashed and is now a semi-circular loop. It measures 26.6 mm in length, 7.7 mm wide, 5.6 mm thick and weighs 2.55g.
Created on: Tuesday 1st July 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-18DA89
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A complete Post Medieval cast lead alloy uniface token, dating to c. AD 1550-1800; Powell type 2. The token is decorated on one side with a raised retrograde 'J'. The other side is undecorated and flat. The token is of a greyish-white colour. It measures 17.7 mm in diameter, 1.7 mm thick, 4.1 g in weight. Tokens were easy to make and distributed widely throughout a large period of time; therefore, they are difficult to date precisely. They are thought to have been circulated throughout both the Medieval and Post Medieval periods, but those with initials are thought to date to the Post…
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-17E087
Object type: FURNITURE FITTING
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A possible Post Medieval copper alloy furniture fitting, c. 1500-1800. An undiagnostic suspension loop, which has been broken in antiquity. The loop is trapezodial and flat, leading to a transverse groove decoration on an elongated waist, below which is the break; the loop has iron corrosion on the inner edge suggesting that there was a further iron component which is now missing. The back of the loop is flat; the reverse of the waist is concave. It measures 22.2 mm in length, 12.2 mm wide, 4.3 mm think and weighs 2.21 g. It is similar in style to a Roman pendant, however the hollow r…
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-176A9D
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A complete Post Medieval cast lead alloy uniface token, dating to c. AD 1550-1800; Powell Type 2. The token has the raised initial 'M' on one side. The other side is undecorated and flat. The token is of a grey in colour. It measures 21.2 mm in diameter, 3.2 mm thick, and weighs 6.89 g. This token central hole and has been pierced from the back. Lead tokens had a wide variety of uses and were made locally; they are therefore hard to date precisely but those with initials seem to date to between c. 1550-1800.
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-1745F3
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A complete Medieval to Post Medieval cast lead alloy uniface token, dating to c. AD 1250-1800; Powell type 30. The token is decorated on one side with a central pellet and four pellets in a cross shape. The other side is undecorated and flat. The token is of a greyish-white colour. It measures 14.3 mm in diameter, 3.7 mm thick, 4.01 g in weight. Tokens were easy to make and distributed widely throughout a large period of time; therefore, they are difficult to date precisely. They are thought to have been circulated throughout both the Medieval and Post Medieval periods and those with …
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-1804A2
Object type: STIRRUP
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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An incomplete cast copper-alloy Early Medieval stirrup strap mount of Anglo-Scandinavian attribution, dating from c. 1000-1100 AD. Williams Class B, Type 3, Group 9. The mount is pentagonal and slightly asymmetrical in plan and seems to be a debased form of previous groups from Type 3. The apex is rounded, with a circular rivet hole filled with an iron rivet; at the based are two circular rivet holes, one of which contains a significant amount of iron and iron corrosion from the remaining rivet and the other is missing its rivet entirely. The flange projects from the reverse face a…
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Monday 30th June 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-17205F
Object type: JETTON
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A nearly illegible late Medieval to Post Medieval bent copper-alloy French jetton, likely Tournai, c. 1450-1700. The legends are indiscipherable on both sides. On one side there shield of France (a shield with three fleur de lis) in the inner circle; on the other there is a voided cross fleur de lis. It measures 21.2 m in diameter, 0.7 mm thick and weighs 1.13 g.
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-17A629
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A ceramic sherd of a Medieval sandy ware vessel of uncertain type, dating from later 13th-14th century AD. The sherd is fairly flat, making it difficult to attribute it to a particular type of vessel. The outer face seems to have been slipped with a light grey slip and the inner and outer surfaces seem to have been equally orange in colour before the outer face was slipped. The core of the sherd is thick and dark grey in colour. It measures 32.5 mm long, 25.3. mm wide, 6.4 mm thick and weighs approximately 6.6 grams.
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Monday 30th June 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-16B2D9
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
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A probably Post Medieval copper alloy circular mount with iron shaft, c. 1500-1800. The mount is dicoidal and decorated with double concentric rings on the outer face, with another ring bordering the circumference. There is a fragment missing, which appears to have been broken in antiquity. The mount is largely flat with remains on the reverse of an iron attachment, which projects through the upper surface in the form of a small circiular pellet. It measures 28.0 mm in diameter, 4.6 mm thick and weighs 5.28 g.
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-1790E1
Object type: VESSEL
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A Medieval ceramic sherd of a fine flint-tempered with sand cooking pot, dating to c. late 12th-13th century AD. The sherd comprises a portion of the body of the vessel and has medium-large inclusions. The outer and inner faces of the vessel are dark red in colour, whilst the core of the sherd is dark grey. It measures 32.3 mm long, 32.8 mm wide, approximately 9 mm thick and weighs 10.84 grams.
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Monday 30th June 2014
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Record ID: SUSS-1681D5
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated
A Medieval copper alloy bar mount c. 1350-1400. The centre of the mount is sub-hemispherical in section with a central circular hole, the arms are D-shaped in cross-section with two hemispherical end knops with circular rivet holes at either terminal; the back is flat. The two circular rivets are missing. It measures 31.6 mm in length, 8.9 mm wide, 3.3 mm thick and weighs 1.85 g.
Created on: Monday 30th June 2014
Last updated: Wednesday 1st October 2014
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