LEIC-D61244: Post medieval copper alloy token

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Unique ID: LEIC-D61244

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Post medieval copper alloy token halfpenny, 19mm in diameter and with a weight of 0.85grams.

Issued by Thomas Heyricke of Market Harborough, 1668, Cf. Norweb 2877.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1668
Date to: Exactly AD 1668

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.85 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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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 line inscription TH/1668 Sextfoil stop
Obverse inscription: THOMAS HEYRICKE OF
Reverse description: TH with foliage in between. Sextfoil stop
Reverse inscription: ARBOROWHISHALFEPENY

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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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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