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Unique ID: SOMDOR-7E4793

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy 17th C Trade token. Richard Prittell of Shaftesbury.

Class: Trade
Sub class: 17th C

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1640
Date to: AD 1672

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 15.8 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: A packhorse
Obverse inscription: R[ICHARD] PRITTELL
Reverse description: Initils R M P
Reverse inscription: OF SHASTON DO[RSET]T

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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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOMDOR
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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