NARC-2AE7C4: NARC-2AE7C4 : Token : Post-Medieval

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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Unique ID: NARC-2AE7C4

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete lead alloy Unifaced Token, of Late Medieval to Early Post Medieval dating (AD 1400-1700). The token is sub-circular in shape. One face depicts an equal armed cross with a pellet in each quarter (Powell type 14). The reverse is undecorated. The token is also perforated with a sub-circular perforation.

The metal is cream colour with a pitted patina.

Diameter: 18.61mm, Thickness: 2.23mm, Weight: 2.5g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Circa AD 1400
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.23 mm
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 18.61 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Geometric
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
Parish or ward: East Farndon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7285
Four figure Latitude: 52.45821331
Four figure longitude: -0.9418006
1:25K map: SP7285
1:10K map: SP78NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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