PUBLIC-F6CB86: jetton

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-F6CB86

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval copper alloy jetton issued by Hans Krauwinckel I (Master 1562-1586), Rose/orb type, issued at Nuremberg, c.1580-1586 AD, Mitchiner (1988:423) no.1486-1489.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1580
Date to: Circa AD 1586

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 22 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Brian Whitcombe
Identified by: Mr Brian Whitcombe

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Hans Krauwinckel I
Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Rose encircled by three crowns alternating with three fluer de lis. Rose has six heart shaped petals.
Obverse inscription: HAN[S] KRAVWINCKEL GOTESS
Reverse description: Imperial orb surmounted by cross within tressure of three arches and three points. pierced quatrefoils in spandrels
Reverse inscription: RECHEN PFENING [NVREN]BER
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ8068
Four figure Latitude: 51.382505
Four figure longitude: 0.585268
1:25K map: TQ8068
1:10K map: TQ86NW
WOEID: 26349216
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: Wednesday 6th June 2012
Updated: Thursday 21st June 2012

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