BH-6AD1A2: Medieval or post medieval token

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Unique ID: BH-6AD1A2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A lead uniface token dating to the medieval or early post medieval period. The token is circular in shape and hemispherical in section. The upper surface is decorated with a moulded assymetrical pattern of radiating ribs. The token measures 18mm in diameter, 2mm in thickness and weighs 3.96g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Exactly AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 3.96 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: St. Albans (District)
Parish or ward: Redbourn (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL1308
Four figure Latitude: 51.75929526
Four figure longitude: -0.36414711
1:25K map: TL1308
1:10K map: TL10NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Woodland

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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