LEIC-D5ECCB: Post medieval copper alloy token

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Post medieval copper alloy token halfpenny, 14mm in diameter and with a weight of 0.57grams. Issued by James Jarman? of Ramsey, 1663.

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Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1663
Date to: Exactly AD 1663

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.57 g
Diameter: 14 mm

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Token halfpenny
Obverse description: Two capital I's flanking a vertical row of three flower motifs. Star stop in inscription
Obverse inscription: IN RAMSEY 1663
Reverse description: Large downwards pointing Arrow. Star stop in inscription
Reverse inscription: IAMES T? J? ARMAN

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cambridgeshire (County)
District: Huntingdonshire (District)
To be known as: Huntingdonshire

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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