SUSS-8C7DD4: Post-medieval Nuremberg jetton of Hans Krauwinckel II

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

JETTON

Unique ID: SUSS-8C7DD4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A post-medieval copper-alloy Nuremberg jetton of Hans Krauwinckel II (fl. 1586-1635) dating 1586-1635. Rose/orb type inscribed GOTES REICH BLIBT EWICK. Minted at Nuremberg. See Mitchiner (1988, 441-442) nos. 1542-1544.

This jetton has a large central piercing. It has a diameter of 20.77mm, a thickness of 0.74mm and a weight of 0.9g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1586
Date to: Exactly AD 1635

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.74 mm
Weight: 0.9 g
Diameter: 20.77 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 4th April 2015

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alan CHARMAN
Identified by: Mr Alan CHARMAN
Secondary identifier: Mr Robert Webley

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Hans Krauwinckel II
Class: Nuremberg
Group: Rose/orb
Type: GOTES REICH type (M1540-1552) - Hans Krauwinckel II: 1586-1635
Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Alternating lis and crowns around a central rose
Obverse inscription: HANNS K[RAV]WINCKEL IN [NV]R
Reverse description: Imperial orb surmounted by a cross pattee within a tressure of arches, all within a circle
Reverse inscription: GOTES REICH BLIBT EWICK
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Ashford (District)
To be known as: Tenterden

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: Minimal cultivation

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Mitchiner, M. 1988 Jetons, Medalets and Tokens: The Medieval Period and Nuremberg London Hawkins Publications 441-442 1542-1544

Similar objects

Find number: BH-EEBB15
Object type: JETTON
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A copper-alloy Nuremberg Rose/Orb jetton of Hans Krauwinckel II, struck 1586-1635; Mitchiner nos. 1542-1544 (1988: 441-442). Measures 20.9mm …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: PUBLIC-27EFB9
Object type: JETTON
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A post-medieval copper-alloy Nuremberg jetton of Hans Krauwinckel II (fl. 1586-1635) dating 1586-1635. Rose/orb type inscribed GOTES REICH BL…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: NMS-6CD087
Object type: JETTON
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Copper alloy jetton of Hans Krauwinckel II, small rose-orb type of Nuremberg, reverse GOTES REICH BLIBT EWICK, Mitchiner 1542, 1586-1635
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.