ESS-04DF78: Post-Medieval lead token, 17th or 18th century

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Unique ID: ESS-04DF78

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post-Medieval cast lead token. 17th or 18th century. One face shows a stylised fleur-de-lis. The other face has the issuer's initials 'I O'. Diameter 16.45mm, thickness 3.52mm, weight 5.6mm. The object has cream-coloured patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.52 mm
Weight: 5.6 g
Diameter: 16.45 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 19th July 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OEF 6291

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Tendring (District)
Parish or ward: Little Bromley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM0829
Four figure Latitude: 51.920655
Four figure longitude: 1.023331
1:25K map: TM0829
1:10K map: TM02NE
Grid reference source: From finder
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: ESS
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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