SWYOR-8F07BA: Medieval to Post Medieval uniface Token. Powell Class 12

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TOKEN

Unique ID: SWYOR-8F07BA

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval lead uniface token in 2 pieces, dating from about AD 1250 - 1800. The sub-circular disc is decorated on one face with a design probably representing a millstone; it is quartered with lines in relief, and the quarters filled with parallel lines in groups, each group at 45 degrees angle to the next. Compare SOM-B0108E.

The complete token is 31.9mm long, 26.7mm wide and 2.4mm thick. The pieces weigh 10.89g in total. It has a yellow patina.

Class: Powell Class 12

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 31.9 mm
Width: 26.7 mm
Thickness: 2.4 mm
Weight: 10.89 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 2017 - Sunday 31st December 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Julie Scriven
Identified by: Ms Julie Scriven
Secondary identifier: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS number 3197

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

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Barnsley (Metropolitan District)
District: Barnsley (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Dearne North (Metropolitan District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4703
Four figure Latitude: 53.52157575
Four figure longitude: -1.29257412
1:25K map: SE4703
1:10K map: SE40SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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