KENT-78E4C6: A Post Medieval lead token.

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Unique ID: KENT-78E4C6

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A Post-Medieval cast lead token. It is flat and circular in form with six irregularly radiating lines on the front and reverse faces. There are irregularly shaped pellets in between the line on the front face. The token probably dates to between the 16th and 17th centuries AD. It is 11.9mm in diametre, 1mm thick and weighs 1.58 grams.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: AD 1699

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.58 g
Diameter: 11.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st October 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Jennifer Jackson
Identified by: Miss Jennifer Jackson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dartford (District)
To be known as: Southfleet

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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