SUR-56E1A6: Post medieval: Lead token

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Unique ID: SUR-56E1A6

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

A cast lead biface token of Elizabeth I, 155-1603. North 2063

Side 1: Unclear but a possible double headed eagle

Side 2: A crowned rose [BEATI R]EGINA

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1558
Date to: Circa AD 1603

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.06 g
Diameter: 19.58 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 2nd October 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 13-1514

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Elizabeth I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Lead or pewter token: Elizabeth I, c. 1574 (N 2061-4)
Obverse description: Probable double-headed eagle
Obverse inscription: None
Reverse description: Crowned rose
Reverse inscription: [BEATI R]EGINA
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Horsham (District)
Parish or ward: Parham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0416
Four figure Latitude: 50.93408135
Four figure longitude: -0.5213544
1:25K map: TQ0416
1:10K map: TQ01NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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: SUR
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Updated: 5 years ago

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