KENT-088FD2: KENT-088FD2 Post Medieval Jetton - Hans Krauwinkel - Obverse view

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JETTON

Unique ID: KENT-088FD2

Object type certainty: Certain
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1580-1610 Brass, medium sized, thin, Nuremberg Jetton. Obverse - Three crowns and three fleur-de-lys surrounding a rose in turn surrounded by the maker's name 'Hans Krauwinkel'. Reverse - the 'Reichsopel' - an orb surmounted by a cross within a double tressure of three arcs and three angles surrounded by a religious legend. Rather worn and distorted by the plough.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1580
Date to: AD 1610

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20 mm
Width: 19 mm
Thickness: 0.25 mm
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 20th November 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Geoff Burr
Identified by: Mr Geoff Burr

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Three crowns and three fleur-de-lys surrounding a rose in turn surrounded by makers name
Obverse inscription: HANNS KRAUWINKEL. IN. NVR
Reverse description: The 'Reichsopfel' - an orb surmounted by a cross within a double tressure of three arcs and three angles surrounded by a religious legend
Reverse inscription: GOTTES.GHBEN.SOL.MAN.COB

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)
Parish or ward: Withyham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ4940
Four figure Latitude: 51.13988632
Four figure longitude: 0.12849955
1:25K map: TQ4940
1:10K map: TQ44SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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