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TOKEN

Unique ID: SOMDOR354

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

17th century quarter farthing token.

Notes:

PAL 1069

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1648
Date to: AD 1679

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Third farthing
Obverse description: Family coat of arms
Obverse inscription: IOHN G[RE]NWAY
Reverse description: Letters read clock wise G I . I
Reverse inscription: OF CREWKERNE

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
To be known as: W. Chelborough

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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