NLM-D7613C: Post-Medieval Token of an indeterminate issuer

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-D7613C

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy coin. Milled indeterminate European issue, probably Low Countries; dated 1790. Robustly cleaned by the finder.

Obverse description: Horizontal legend in cartouche: *A* / ZELAN / DIA / 1790

Reverse description: The upper half of the Lion of Brabant over waves within cartouche; crowned.

Diameter: 21.6mm, Weight: 2.31gms, die axis: 12

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 1790
Date to: Exactly AD 1790

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.31 g
Diameter: 21.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 21st October 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM34327

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Horizontal legend in cartouche
Obverse inscription: *A* / ZELAN / DIA / 1790
Reverse description: The upper half of the Lion of Brabant over waves within cartouche; crowned.
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Scawby

Spatial coordinates


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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Updated: 2 years ago

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