BH-601798: Post Medieval token

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Unique ID: BH-601798

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A lead uniface token, probably dating to the early post medieval period. The token is circular in shape with slightly bevelled edges. The upper surface of the token is decorated with a moulded jug and wine glass motif within a square stamped frame. The underside of the token is plain. The token measures 24mm in diameter, 4mm in thickness and weighs 13.2g.

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Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 13.2 g
Diameter: 24 mm

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

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hertfordshire (County)
District: East Hertfordshire (District)
Parish or ward: Watton-at-Stone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL2819
Four figure Latitude: 51.85492029
Four figure longitude: -0.14286955
1:25K map: TL2819
1:10K map: TL21NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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