DUR-89C834: Leaded token of James I

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Unique ID: DUR-89C834

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A leaded token of James I dating to between 1603-1625. The obverse depicts the bust of James facing right and the remains of an inscription that begins IACOBVS. The reverse is illegible and the coin is fragmented in places. It weighs 5.1g and measures 22.71mm in diameter and 2.40mm in thickness.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Date from: Circa AD 1603
Date to: Circa AD 1625

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.4 mm
Weight: 5.1 g
Diameter: 22.71 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st July 2011 - Tuesday 31st January 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Emma Morris
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Miss Emma Morris

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Numismatic data

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

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