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TOKEN

Unique ID: LVPL888

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Copper alloy trade token. Obverse: "IOHN BVRNES OF" around Mercers arms. Reverse: "LICHFIELD 1666" around "HIS HALFPENNY". Poor condition, very worn.

Notes:

John Burnes was Bailiff of Lichfield the same year as he issued his tokens as well as in other years.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1666

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 1999

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Nick Herepath

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)
To be known as: STAFFORDSHIRE LICHFIELD

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Friday 8th October 1999
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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