LIN-D0F6E0: Medieval copper alloy Jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: LIN-D0F6E0

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A late medieval copper alloy Jetton, 'Le Noble et Fier Poisson' issue (the noble and proud fish).

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1375
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 23 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: Dolphin embowed with purse in mouth to left
Obverse inscription: +LE:NOBLE:ET:FIER:PO
Reverse description: Triple stranded cross-flory with central quadrilobe. Lis in each angle.
Reverse inscription: LE/[?IT]/[?ON]/DE
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: City of Peterborough (Unitary Authority)
District: City of Peterborough (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: peterborough

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: LIN
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Updated: 5 years ago

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