SOM-8E3157: Post Medieval Jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: SOM-8E3157

Object type certainty: Certain
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A very worn and bent copper alloy Nuremberg jetton of post-medieval date.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1650

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 24.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 17th April 2008

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Entry 020244

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Unclear
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Orb within three-arched tressure
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: Curry Rivel

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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: SOM
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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