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Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post Medieval copper alloy token probably dating 1600 - 1800AD. The obverse shows evidence of a fleur-de-lys decoration however corrosion prevents any clear distinction on both the obverse and reverse. The diameter is 38mm and the weight 20.66g. No clear parallels have been found for this object.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa AD 1600
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 20.66 g
Diameter: 38 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 3rd March 2015 - Tuesday 3rd March 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Miss Emily Woolnough
Secondary identifier: Mr Stuart Noon

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Burnley (District)
Parish or ward: Padiham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD7933
Four figure Latitude: 53.79288357
Four figure longitude: -2.32026011
1:25K map: SD7933
1:10K map: SD73SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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