LEIC-541931: Post Medieval copper alloy token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: LEIC-541931

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Post medieval copper alloy token half penny. The penny of heart shaped and was issued in Market Harborough by Robert Bass in 1668. fig. 2873, plate 46 in Norweb, Volume IV.

MARKETT HARBROVGH His/Half/penny in heart shaped border

ROBE[RTBASS 1668] Stag standing

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1668

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 20 mm
Width: 18 mm
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.32 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Blaby (District)
Parish or ward: Kilby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6295
Four figure Latitude: 52.549326
Four figure longitude: -1.087089
1:25K map: SP6295
1:10K map: SP69NW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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