BH-99A6E7: Medieval to post-Medieval token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: BH-99A6E7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast lead token of Medieval to post-Medieval date.

The uniface token is circular in plan. The upper surface bears a relief-moulded cross crosslet which extends to the edges of the flan. The token is bent and corroded. It measures 17.9mm in diameter, 1.1mm thick and weighs 2.61g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1750

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.1 mm
Weight: 2.61 g
Diameter: 17.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 20th November 2011

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Julian Watters

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Luton 1313 - 4

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: Hertfordshire (County)
District: North Hertfordshire (District)
To be known as: Pirton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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: BH
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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