PUBLIC-74BB5E: medieval english jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: PUBLIC-74BB5E

Object type certainty: Certain
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A copper alloy medieval English Jetton of the Edwardian era. The jetton is worn on the obverse, but the reverse matches fig.26, plate 1 in Barnard, F.P. 'the casting counter and the counting board'.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1270
Date to: Circa AD 1400

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.61 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 10th September 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Darren White
Identified by: Mr Darren White

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Edward I of England
Denomination: Uncertain

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Hoby with Rotherby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6518
Four figure Latitude: 52.75571041
Four figure longitude: -1.03832929
1:25K map: SK6518
1:10K map: SK61NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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