LEIC-DFBF32: Medieval lead alloy token, 1100-1500

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Unique ID: LEIC-DFBF32

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval or later lead alloy token, Thickness: 1 mm, diameter: 19 mm, weight: 2.28 grams.

The token is circular in form and rectangular in cross section. It has raised decoration on one face of what looks like a bird with outstretched wngs? flanked by two pairs of raised pellets.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1100
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 2.28 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
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: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Newtown Linford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5510
Four figure Latitude: 52.68490916
Four figure longitude: -1.18781884
1:25K map: SK5510
1:10K map: SK51SE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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