SUR-885DE2: Post medieval: Reading trader's token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: SUR-885DE2

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

A trader's token issued by Reynold Thornborough, vintner of the Bull's Head in Broad Street, Reading.

Notes:

Williamson, Berkshire no.119

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1650
Date to: Circa AD 1670

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.83 g
Diameter: 14.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2011 - Wednesday 31st August 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 11-1250

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Token farthing
Obverse description: Bull's head
Obverse inscription: [REYNOLD THORNBOROUGH]
Reverse inscription: VINTNER IN REDDING/ RT

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Reigate and Banstead (District)
Parish or ward: Salfords and Sidlow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2443
Four figure Latitude: 51.172805
Four figure longitude: -0.227628
1:25K map: TQ2443
1:10K map: TQ24SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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