SUSS-CFEB02: Medieval to Post-medieval lead token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: SUSS-CFEB02

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A cast lead token decorated on the obverse with an elaborately moulded triangular motif. The reverse is blank.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.71 mm
Weight: 2.98 g
Diameter: 19.33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 5th June 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Trista Clifford
Identified by: Trista Clifford

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Relief motif of a triangle with a line down the centre
Reverse description: Blank

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)
To be known as: Near Lewes

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
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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