HAMP-556ED1: Post Medieval lead token

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Unique ID: HAMP-556ED1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval token. Cast in lead this circular token has initials on the obverse, possibly a stylised 'SC' and the reverse depocts a plain cross with one pellet in each quarter. The surface of the token is worn and is slightly powdery. It has a diameter of 18.23mm and is 2.86mm thick.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1550
Date to: AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.86 mm
Weight: 4.05 g
Diameter: 18.23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E2094

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse inscription: SC
Reverse description: Cross with pellet in each quadrant
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
To be known as: Amport CP

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
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

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Audit data

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

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