SF8721: Post medieval token

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Unique ID: SF8721

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1066
Date to: AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.97 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st October 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Helen Geake
Identified by: Dr Helen Geake

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Completeness: Incomplete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Uniface token, now badly corroded, probably made from a pewter-type lead alloy. One face has a mis-cast relief marigold pattern within a raised border.
Reverse description: Tokens of this type are hard to date and may be medieval or post-medieval, perhaps continuing in use as late as the 18th century.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: East Cambridgeshire (District)
To be known as: ISLEHAM

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: SF
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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