NMGW-9AB7CB: Post medieval token: IOHN.WEBB.IN; Lion passant

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Unique ID: NMGW-9AB7CB

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Post medieval copper alloy token
Farthing token:
obv.: IOHN.WEBB.IN; Lion passant
Rev.: WANTAGE.1667; W/IE
BW Berkshire 160

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1667

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.56 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Wenke Domscheit
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2013.151.16

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Class: English
Type: 5 Lion/s passant (inc. in shield) (M178-179, 181, 183, 198-200, 212-214) - Unknown: c. 1280 - c. 1340
Denomination: Token farthing

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Letcombe Bassett (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3685
Four figure Latitude: 51.56273514
Four figure longitude: -1.48205787
1:25K map: SU3685
1:10K map: SU38NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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