LEIC-067CD6: 067CD6 lead token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: LEIC-067CD6

Object type certainty: Possibly
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Lead alloy token or gaming piece, 33mm in diameter and 6mm thick with a weight of 35.38grams. The object has a series of concentric circles carved into its upper surface, similar to draughts pieces. This may be copying pieces made of ivory?

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1100
Date to: AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 6 mm
Weight: 35.38 g
Diameter: 33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 27th November 2004

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: Hinckley and Bosworth (District)
Parish or ward: Peckleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4500
Four figure Latitude: 52.595939
Four figure longitude: -1.337097
1:25K map: SK4500
1:10K map: SK40SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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