BUC-F7F4B9: Post medieval lead token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: BUC-F7F4B9

Object type certainty: Possibly
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A complete lead alloy unifaced token, of Late Medieval to Early Post Medieval dating (AD 1400 to AD 1700). The token is discoidal in shape, with the edges slightly raised on the decorated side. It is decorated with raised lines depicting a crudely formed face. (Powell type 10). The face is oval, with an oval open mouth, vertical line representing the nose, oval eyes and spikey hair. The reverse is undecorated. The token is a yellow white colour. It measures 13.6mm in length, 12.9mm in width, 3.6mm in thickness and 3.03g in weight.

Class: Powell Type 10

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 13.6 mm
Width: 12.9 mm
Thickness: 3.6 mm
Weight: 3.03 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 26th October 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Arwen Wood
Identified by: Arwen Wood

Other reference numbers

Other reference: AYBCM 4787

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Mentmore (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP8819
Four figure Latitude: 51.86265298
Four figure longitude: -0.72347096
1:25K map: SP8819
1:10K map: SP81NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date find submitted for recording
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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