NLM-AF73A3: Post Medieval Nuremberg Jetton

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Unique ID: NLM-AF73A3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A slightly worn Post Medieval Nuremberg Jetton made by Wolf Lauffer, c.1554-1670. The diameter is 21.0mm, the thickness is 0.4mm and the weight is 0.82g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1554
Date to: Circa AD 1670

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 0.82 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st April 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves
Secondary identifier: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM11503

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Crowns and Fleur-de-lys set alternatively around a central rose.
Obverse inscription: WOLF LAVFFER REGH […]
Reverse description: Reichsapfel
Reverse inscription: GOTTES SEGEN MACHT REICH
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Barton Upon Humber

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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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