HESH-E04A8E: Post-Medieval: Token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: HESH-E04A8E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cast lead alloy uniface token of later medieval or post-medieval date (1200-1800). The token is circular in plan; the upper face is decorated with a cast design comprising a single cross which divides the field irregularly. The lower side is flat and undecorated. The token is a mid grey colour with an unabraded surface patina.

The token measures 30.3mm diameter, is 4.3mm thick and weighs 20.87 grams

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1200
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4.3 mm
Weight: 20.87 g
Diameter: 30.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Peter Reavill
Identified by: Mr Peter Reavill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hereford Museum Entry Form: HFDMG 3214

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Worfield

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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