FAKL-409756: Post Medieval copper alloy token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: FAKL-409756

Object type certainty: Probably
Workflow status: Published Find published

Post Medieval copper alloy token, severly worn but the module and what remains of the lettering suggest that it belongs to the series issued in the 1660s. Obverse: helmeted head, right? set within a ring. H I ?. Reverse: ? set within a ring, lettering lost. Diameter 17.4mm, Mass 1.63g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1665
Date to: Circa AD 1667

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.63 g
Diameter: 17.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 16th April 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SWY 501

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
District: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Darrington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4920
Four figure Latitude: 53.67418121
Four figure longitude: -1.25974575
1:25K map: SE4920
1:10K map: SE42SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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