LIN-D80934: Late medieval jetton

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Unique ID: LIN-D80934

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A post-medieval copper alloy jetton. Cf. Saunders 2001, p241 no. 196.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1515

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 26 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 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: Round-bottomed shield
Obverse inscription: Garbled legend, ]BEV[
Reverse description: Four lis in lozenge
Reverse inscription: Garbled legend ]EB:NV[
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Billingborough

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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Updated: 8 years ago

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