WILT-759F75: Post-medieval lead token

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Unique ID: WILT-759F75

Object type certainty: Certain
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An Early Post-Medieval biface inscribed lead token, measuring 22.5mm in diameter. It has a thickness of 1.3mm and weighs 4.0grams.

Obverse: B G inscribed
Reverse: Retrograde h y and w inscribed

Date: Probably 16th or 17th century

Notes:

This record was made at a rally and may thus fall below our usual standards of recording

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 4 g
Diameter: 22.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th September 2010 - Sunday 19th September 2010

Rally details.

This object was found at Urchfont 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 68c

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Urchfont

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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

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