SUSS-4F10B5: Trader's Token

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Unique ID: SUSS-4F10B5

Object type certainty: Certain
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An extremely worn Post Medieval traders token of John Pepson of Midhurst, Sussex, dated to 1669. Cf. Williamson 1828, Vol II, p1178, No. 135.

Obverse: IOHN.PEPSON.1669 = Stick of six candles.

Reverse: IN.MIDHERST.IN.SV[SX] = [I. E. P.]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1669

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.05 mm
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 15.49 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st December 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Toby Bowman
Identified by: Miss Stephanie Smith

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
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: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
To be known as: Near Chichester

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date listed is date submitted for recording.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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