SUR-469EDC: Trade token

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TOKEN

Unique ID: SUR-469EDC

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post medieval copper alloy token, probably a local trade token or farthing from the Marlborough area in Wiltshire dating to the 17th century.

Obverse has design of a a crenelated stone tower in the central field with solid line border, and legend [...] MARLBROVGH. Reverse has design of a Bull or other quadruped facing left within a solid line border. The inscription is largely illegible, however there is a date year, possible 1668.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.3 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 19.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 22nd October 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Ogbourne St. Andrew (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1473
Four figure Latitude: 51.45580922
Four figure longitude: -1.79989901
1:25K map: SU1473
1:10K map: SU17SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 7 days ago
Updated: 5 days ago

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