SOM-B47523: Post Medieval Jetton

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Unique ID: SOM-B47523

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A copper alloy 'rose/orb' jetton produced at Nuremberg, Germany, by Hans Schultes II or III between 1586-12. Similar to Mitchiner's no. 1390 (Hans Schultes II) and no. 1402 (Hans Schultes III).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1586
Date to: AD 1612

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.9 g
Diameter: 25.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1960

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Naomi Payne
Identified by: Dr Naomi Payne

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Entry 020115

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Orb within tressure
Obverse inscription: HANS SCHVLTES NOR
Reverse description: Central rose with three crowns and three fleurs-de-lis alternating around
Reverse inscription: GLICK KVMPT VON GOI
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
To be known as: Shillingstone

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

References cited

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Find number: NMS-A77056
Object type: JETTON
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
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A rose/orb jetton produced by Hans Krauwinckel II, between 1586-1635, in Nuremberg, Germany. Mitchiner's no. 1582 (1988, p. 445).
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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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