SF-F11901: Pierced Post-Medieval Nuremburg Jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: SF-F11901

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper-alloy 'Rose and Orb' jetton of anonymous Nuremburg moneyer, c.1500-1550 AD. The jetton has a small rectangular perforation to one side. As Mitchiner, 1988: nos. 1233-1236.

Evidence of reuse: Small rectangular perforation to one side

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1550

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.29 g
Diameter: 24.35 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st July 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Three crowns and three lis arranged centrifugally around a central rose
Obverse inscription: E[]OVD:E[]OVD:EROVD[]
Reverse description: An Imperial orb surmounted by a cross patte within a double stranded trefoil, pairs of pellets in each external angle of the trefoil, all within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: []O[]O[]ON[]NO[]D[]

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Icklingham

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Mitchiner, M. 1988 Jetons, Medalets and Tokens: The Medieval Period and Nuremberg London Hawkins Publications nos. 1233-1236

Similar objects

Find number: SF-FD2A43
Object type: JETTON
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A copper alloy 'Rose and Orb' jetton, anonymous issue of c.1500-1550 AD. Similar to Mitchiner, 1988: nos. 1233-1236
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Find number: SF-341604
Object type: JETTON
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A Post-Medieval 'Rose and Orb' jetton of anonymous issue, c.1500-1550 AD. Mitchiner: Nos. 1233-1236.
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Find number: SF-71CC91
Object type: JETTON
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A worn copper-alloy Post-Medieval 'Rose and Orb' jetton of anonymous Nuremburg maker, c.1500-1550 AD. Similar to Mitchiner, 1988: no. 1279.
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Audit data

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

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