KENT-D47D77: KENT-D47D77.  Post-Medieval lead token.

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TOKEN

Unique ID: KENT-D47D77

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

Post Medieval cast lead token. This oval token has the raised letters RH on the obverse. The reverse of the token is worn, and if there was any motif or inscription this is now unclear. The token is slightly bent.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.38 mm
Diameter: 20.91 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 9th September 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Richardson
Identified by: Dr Andrew Richardson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse inscription: RH

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
Parish or ward: St. Mary in the Marsh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR0525
Four figure Latitude: 50.987887
Four figure longitude: 0.919535
1:25K map: TR0525
1:10K map: TR02NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: KENT
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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