LON-F726F3: Post-Medieval Jetton

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Unique ID: LON-F726F3

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy German-style jetton of Hanns Schultes II (Nuremberg master 1586 - 1603). Part of the edge has been lost.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1586
Date to: Circa AD 1603

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 26 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: 5089/20

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Four lis in a lozenge, with a quatrefoil and foliage sprig at each side. Quatrefoil stops.
Obverse inscription: HANS.SCHULTES.ZV.N[VR]ENBERG
Reverse description: Bust of the Emperor Charles V right
Reverse inscription: GLICK.I[ST.W]ALCZET.VND.FLIG

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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