LEIC-36F1A1: Medieval to post medieval lead alloy token

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Unique ID: LEIC-36F1A1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval to post medieval lead alloy token. 22mm in diameter, 4mm thick with a weight of 4.14grams.

The object is circular in form and sub-semi-circular in cross section. It is slightly domed and hollow and is decorated with a thin raised cross dividing it into quarters, with each one being filled with slightly different decoration, two have irregular crosses, one has a chevron and one a rectangle?

The form is unusual, but the decoration implies a token.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 4.14 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
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: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Normanton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9646
Four figure Latitude: 53.00272339
Four figure longitude: -0.57088122
1:25K map: SK9646
1:10K map: SK94NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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