PUBLIC-B15F54: Medieval to post-medieval token (obverse)

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TOKEN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-B15F54

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A medieval to post-medieval lead unifacial token. Probably Powell Type 5 depicting an anchor, dating to c. 1300-c. 1800.

The object has a shiny brownish white patina. It has the following dimensions: diameter of token: 10.42mm; thickness: 1.77mm; weight: 0.882g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.77 mm
Weight: 0.882 g
Diameter: 10.42 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 26th October 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Charles Bullock
Identified by: Mr Charles Bullock

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Token penny
Obverse description: An anchor (probably)
Obverse inscription: None
Reverse description: None
Reverse inscription: None
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: East Dorset (District)
To be known as: Nr Wimborne

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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