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TOKEN

Unique ID: SF-54B305

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

A worn lead Boy Bishop token, c. AD 1470-1539.

Obverse: outer circle with mitre in centre, with pellets. Legend illegible.

Reverse: long cross dividing legend with three pellets in each angle. Legend illegible.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1470
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 1539
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.69 g
Diameter: 16.66 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Miss Justine Biddle

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref 29

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Brockley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: Thursday 5th July 2012
Updated: Thursday 5th July 2012

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