DENO-3970D6: Medieval/post-Medieval token, wheel design

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TOKEN

Unique ID: DENO-3970D6

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Medieval / post-Medieval cast lead alloy token. Circular disc; one side has relief eight-spoked wheel design; other side undecorated. Thick cream patina. Diameter: 21.4mm, thickness: 2.4mm, weight: 6.64g.

It is possible that wheel designs on tokens related to water wheels / mills.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1300
Date to: AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.4 mm
Weight: 6.66 g
Diameter: 21.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 13th March 2009 - Thursday 20th August 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Rachel Atherton
Identified by: Ms Rachel Atherton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E6712 Lead token 2

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Eight-spoked wheel

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Erewash (District)
To be known as: Risley

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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