PUBLIC-46B394: Post-medieval lead token (obverse)

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-46B394

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A cast biface sub-circular post-medieval lead token. Powell Type 2 depicting initials/Powell Type 14 depicting a cross, dating to c. 1550-c. 1800. The token is decorated with initials in capitals T B. The reverse bears a five-stranded cross.

The token is 16.15 mm in diameter, 1.91 mm thick and weighs 2.5 g. It has a white/grey patina and is complete.

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 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.91 mm
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 16.15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 14th June 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Michael and Helen Caines
Identified by: Mr Michael and Helen Caines

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wychavon (District)
Parish or ward: Childswickham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP0738
Four figure Latitude: 52.04035704
Four figure longitude: -1.89935746
1:25K map: SP0738
1:10K map: SP03NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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