DENO-954DB1: Medieval/post-Medieval lead token, sexfoil design

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Unique ID: DENO-954DB1

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Cast lead alloy token, Medieval or post-Medieval. Flat sub-circular disc; one side has relief moulded decoration of an octofoil with central circle; the other side is undecorated. Diameter 30.6-33.2mm, thickness 3.6mm, weight 18.75g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Height: 3.6 mm
Weight: 18.75 g
Diameter: 33.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 8th August 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Rachel Atherton
Identified by: Ms Rachel Atherton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Buxton FLO FD 2

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Stafford (District)
To be known as: Ellenhall

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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