HAMP-7BB753: Post-medieval trade token farthing (possibly)

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TOKEN

Unique ID: HAMP-7BB753

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

An extremely worn and corroded, slightly bent possible 17th-century copper-alloy post-medieval token farthing of uncertain issuer (c. 1648 - c. 1672 AD)

Class: trade

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 14.9 mm
Width: 14.65 mm
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 0.75 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 20th December 2011 - Thursday 1st March 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E3274

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Token farthing
Obverse description: (Possible) crossed keys
Obverse inscription: A[...]TS[...]
Reverse description: Indiscernible
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: New Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Ringwood (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1504
Four figure Latitude: 50.835339
Four figure longitude: -1.78836
1:25K map: SU1504
1:10K map: SU10SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Disturbed

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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