SUSS-5E1361: Post-medieval : Love token

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Unique ID: SUSS-5E1361

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver coin, that has been bent into a love token, the coin is worn but was probably a William III.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa AD 1694
Date to: Circa AD 1702

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.1 mm
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 20.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st June 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: William III of England
Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Illegible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Tandridge (District)
To be known as: Nutfield

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: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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