BH-C8AAE5: Post-medieval token

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Unique ID: BH-C8AAE5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A worn copper-alloy trade token dating to AD 1657. The obverse reads * HENRY * BV[...] with 1657/* at its centre. The reverse reads [...]OF SP[...] with a ligatured 'HB' at its centre.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1567

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.81 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 30th December 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Philippa Walton
Identified by: Dr Philippa Walton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Jetton/ token data

Class: Other
Group: Other
Type: Other
Denomination: Token penny
Obverse description: 1657//*
Obverse inscription: *HENRY BV[...]
Reverse description: Ligatured HB
Reverse inscription: [...]OF SP[...]

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9483
Four figure Latitude: 52.43690027
Four figure longitude: -0.61867825
1:25K map: SP9483
1:10K map: SP98SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BH
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 12 months ago

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