LEIC-DDA085: DDA085  lead token

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Unique ID: LEIC-DDA085

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval lead alloy token, 21mm in diameter, 2mm thick with a weight of 4.89 grams. The token has decoration on one side in the form of a cartwheel design with a wide border studded with circular depressions. The token is in fair condition with some damage and has a grey patina.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 4.89 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st November 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Dunton Bassett (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP5491
Four figure Latitude: 52.51422
Four figure longitude: -1.205705
1:25K map: SP5491
1:10K map: SP59SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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