LON-F6E6A5: Post-Medieval Jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: LON-F6E6A5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy jetton of Hanns Krauwinckel II (Nuremberg master 1586 - 1635). The jetton has been pierced with a circular hole near the edge and part of one edge has been lost.

Evidence of reuse: Pierced

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1586
Date to: Circa AD 1635

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 10th October 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Eleanor Ghey
Identified by: Dr Eleanor Ghey

Other reference numbers

Museum accession number: 5089/21

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Three lis and three crowns arranged alternately around a central rose with six petals.
Obverse inscription: HANNS.KRAVWINCKEL.IN.NVRENB
Reverse description: DAS.WORT.GOTES.BLLEI[BT] EWICK
Reverse inscription: Imperial orb in a tressure with three main arches

Spatial metadata

Region: London (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: Southwark (London Borough)
To be known as: Bankside area

Spatial coordinates


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: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LON
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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