SF3850: sf3850.jpg

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Unique ID: SF3850

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1488
Date to: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 5.28 g
Diameter: 27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Helen Geake
Identified by: Dr Helen Geake

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Head of bishop with mitre. One ring of inscription.
Obverse inscription: PIE NICHOLAE. ORA PRO. NOB
Reverse description: Long forked cross over two rings of inscription and three pellets in each quarter in the centre. Diameter varies from 26 to 28 mm.
Reverse inscription: VOS. VO / CASTI / S: ME: E / CCE AD / AVE. / REX. / GEN / TIS:

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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