LVPL-D3F323: Cast lead token dating to the Post-Medieval period (1500-1700).

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TOKEN

Unique ID: LVPL-D3F323

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cast lead token dating to the Post-Medieval period (1500-1700). The object is circular in plan. On one side of the object a crude linear cross is inscribed. The lines of the cross are irregular resulting in four uneven quarters. The other surface has no visible markings. It is very worn and is corroded. The object has a mid-grey patina.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.31 mm
Weight: 4.8 g
Diameter: 21.26 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 29th November 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Skirpenbeck

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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