LIN-E2E8E3: Lead token

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

TOKEN

Unique ID: LIN-E2E8E3

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

Lead token or counter.

Notes:

Find recorded by Dave Hopkins during the three month pilot scheme in Lincolnshire. Published on the Web by Adam Daubney by refering to his notes and illustrations.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 2.5 mm
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Uncertain
Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Bird (poss. a hen) right. linear decoration around perimeter
Reverse description: Hatched cross design with central circle

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Wainfleet All Saints (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF4959
Four figure Latitude: 53.107387
Four figure longitude: 0.224386
1:25K map: TF4959
1:10K map: TF45NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: LIN-E31173
Object type: HARNESS PENDANT
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Red enamelled horse harness pendant in the form of a shield. Probably 13th or 14th century. The face is decorated by intersecting diagonal lines.
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LIN-E24721
Object type: SLEEVE CLASP
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Hook-piece from a wrist-clasp, of Hines's Form B20. In this type, the bar and plate are cast in one piece, and the rear edge is shaped. The …
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: LIN-E277B5
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Decorative fitting, either for clothing or fastening such as a clothes hook and fastner, or a clasp. A rectangular single sheet plate (double…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.