LIN-D944D3: Post medieval copper alloy jetton

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Unique ID: LIN-D944D3

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A post medieval copper alloy jetton, 'Galley of France' type.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1525
Date to: Circa AD 1550

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 27 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: Fous lis in lozenge
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Stylised ship
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Wellingore (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9855
Four figure Latitude: 53.083237
Four figure longitude: -0.538355
1:25K map: SK9855
1:10K map: SK95NE
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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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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