LIN-63CD48: Post-medieval copper alloy jetton

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Unique ID: LIN-63CD48

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An early post-medieval copper alloy jetton showing the Galley of France.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1525
Date to: Circa AD 1550

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 30 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Stylised ship.
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Four lis in lozenge.
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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