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TOKEN

Unique ID: SF4251

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

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Class: Boy Bishop

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1480
Date to: AD 1540

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.63 g
Diameter: 16 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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Mitre inclined to R
Obverse inscription: S[ANCTVS NICHOLAVS]
Reverse description: Sterling imitation, with long cross and three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: AVE / REX / GEN / TIS

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: SUFFOLK FRECKENHAM

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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