WILT-BD05CC: Medieval jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: WILT-BD05CC

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A copper alloy medieval French jetton, shield of France Modern type, dating 1380-1497. The obverse shows the shield of France with three lis, the revese depicts a triple stranded straight cross fleuretty in a four-arched tressure.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1380
Date to: Circa AD 1497

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.89 g
Diameter: 21.19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 20th May 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Hazel Fransch
Identified by: Miss Hazel Fransch

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4914; 12

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Class: French
Group: France Modern
Type: (M440-459, 521-531a, 565-566, 579) - Unknown: 1385 -1488
Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Shield, France modern
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Cross
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Winsley

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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