BUC-F8ED36: Post-medieval token

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Unique ID: BUC-F8ED36

Object type certainty: Certain
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A 17th-century copper-alloy post-medieval trade token halfpenny issued by grocer Francis Barnaby of Hitchenden, Buckinghamshire, AD 1648-1672 (Williamson (Buckinghamshire) 70)

Class: trade

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1648
Date to: Exactly AD 1672

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 29th August 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - Ellesborough (29.8.11)

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Jennifer Moss
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Secondary identifier: Mr Robert Webley

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Token halfpenny
Obverse description: Three tuns
Obverse inscription: FRANCIS B[ARN]ABY OF
Reverse description: In three lines: HIS / HALFE / PENY
Reverse inscription: * HVCHINDON [GR]OCER
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Wycombe (District)
To be known as: Ellesborough

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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