KENT-E20164: Medieval copper alloy Jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: KENT-E20164

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A Medeival copper alloy Dophin Jetton with the traditional badge of the Counts of Alban, Dauphins of Viennois. c.1376-1415. Mitchiner, vol 1 page 183 Obv: Bowed dolphin left holding a purse in its mouth. + LE: NOBLE: ET: FRIER: POI Rev Triple stranded straight cross fleuretty within 4-arched treasue.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1376
Date to: AD 1415

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 3.2 g
Diameter: 24.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Jennifer Jackson
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
To be known as: Old Romney

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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