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TOKEN

Unique ID: SOMDOR-7E2DD1

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

17th century trade token. John Pitman of Sherborne.

Class: Trade
Sub class: 17th C

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1659

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 16.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 14th January 2004

Personal details

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Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Two pistols crossed
Obverse inscription: IOH PITMAN FOR DORSET
Reverse description: Initials I I P
Reverse inscription: A[ND SOMERSET]SHIRE 59

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Compton Abbas (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8618
Four figure Latitude: 50.961251
Four figure longitude: -2.200718
1:25K map: ST8618
1:10K map: ST81NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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