BERK-7656B4: Lead Token

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Unique ID: BERK-7656B4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

An 17th/18th Century lead token. The obverse has a milled vertical line, with a pellet at the bottom, dividing the remaining 6 pellets into two groups of three. The reverse has a curved line with 4 pellets and a plain border.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1799

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.75 g
Diameter: 21.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 19th September 2009

Rally details.

This object was found at West Hanney 2009

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Michael Byard
Identified by: Ms Sally Worrell

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Tkt P763

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: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: East Hanney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4192
Four figure Latitude: 51.625331
Four figure longitude: -1.409116
1:25K map: SU4192
1:10K map: SU49SW
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: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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