BH-4CFED4: Post-medieval Nuremberg Rose/Orb jetton of Hans Krauwinckel II

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JETTON

Unique ID: BH-4CFED4

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A copper-alloy jetton of early post-medieval date. This is an example of the common Rose/Orb series. It was struck at Nuremberg by Hans Krauwinckel II, between 1586 and 1635. The jetton is similar to Mitchiner nos. 1553-1573 (1988, p. 443-444) but the obverse and reverse legends are on different sides from the quoted examples. The jetton is slightly worn. It measures 21mm in diameter, 0.3mm thick and weighs 1.1g.

Class: Nuremberg
Sub class: Rose/Orb

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1586
Date to: AD 1635

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.3 mm
Weight: 1.1 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 10th October 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 08/86 - 145

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Three crowns and three lys arranged alternately around a central rose.
Obverse inscription: GOTES SEGEN M[ACHT] REICH
Reverse description: The Reichsapfel within a double tressure of three arches and three angles.
Reverse inscription: :HANNS KRAVWINCKEL IN NV
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
District: Bedford (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Odell

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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