WILT-315D62:

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Unique ID: WILT-315D62

Object type certainty: Certain
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A post medieval lead penny trade token dating to c AD 1687. The obverse depicts a laureate bust facing right, possibly James II. The reverse depicts the letters R S and the date, probably 1687.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1687
Date to: Circa AD 1687

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 6.23 g
Diameter: 21.55 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Alyson Tanner
Identified by: Mrs Alyson Tanner

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2016-102

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Class: English
Group: Not further defined
Denomination: Token penny
Obverse description: Laureate bust facing right (possibly James II).
Reverse description: R S 168[7]
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Bradford on Avon

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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