LIN-575F01: Post-medieval jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: LIN-575F01

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A copper alloy jetton of Wulf Laufer of Nuremberg.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1619

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009

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: Romulus and Remus with the she-wolf. Date of 1619 below.
Obverse inscription: REMVS ET ROMVLVS
Reverse description: She wolf suckling Romulus and Remus
Reverse inscription: WVLF LAVFR IN NVRMBERG//REMVS ET
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Spatial metadata

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

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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