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Unique ID: HAMP-3643CB

Object type certainty: Certain
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A badly corroded and incomplete French jetton, probably of "shield of France" type. Circa 15th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.9 mm
Weight: 1.31 g
Diameter: 25.8 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Class: French
Denomination: Jetton
Reverse description: Triple stranded cross fleuretty.
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Canterbury (District)
Parish or ward: Wickhambreaux (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2158
Four figure Latitude: 51.27825822
Four figure longitude: 1.1673743
1:25K map: TR2158
1:10K map: TR25NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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