LEIC-1B58A4: 1B58A4 Medieval lead alloy token

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Unique ID: LEIC-1B58A4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval lead alloy token, 22mm in diameter and 6mm thick. The object is in fair condition and weighs 10.5grams. The object is sub circular in form and slightly domed in section, resembling a heart motif. It is decorated on its domed side with radiating raised lines and with a circles of raised pellets in between, just inside a solid raised border.


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1100
Date to: AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 6 mm
Weight: 10.5 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 14th December 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Melton Warwick (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7517
Four figure Latitude: 52.745429
Four figure longitude: -0.890415
1:25K map: SK7517
1:10K map: SK71NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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