BERK-D755B2: Post-medieval token: Lead token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: BERK-D755B2

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete lead alloy token of late medieval or early post-medieval date. The token is unifaced having the moulded design of a long-armed cross in the centre with double chevrons in each quarter. These objects are probably agricultural tokens or tallies and this example is likely to date from c. AD 1500-1700.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.2 mm
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2015.637

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: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: Radley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5198
Four figure Latitude: 51.6784582
Four figure longitude: -1.26379577
1:25K map: SU5198
1:10K map: SU59NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 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: BERK
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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