NLM-012433: Post Medieval Jetton

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Unique ID: NLM-012433

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A worn and incomplete Post Medieval Nuremberg Jetton. Both the inscriptions are lost but both designs are still visible.

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Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 19.4 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: NLM11544

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Three crowns and three lys arranged alternatively around a rose
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Reichsapfel of Nuremberg
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Covenham St Mary

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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