SOM-D67ABD: Post medieval jetton: issued by Hans Krauwinckel I

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JETTON

Unique ID: SOM-D67ABD

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A complete post-medieval copper-alloy Lion of Saint Mark/ Orb in elaborate tressure type jetton issued by Hans Krauwinckel I at Nuremburg dating to AD 1562 to 1586. Mitchiner (1988: 430-431), refs: 1474-1479.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1562
Date to: Circa AD 1586

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.3 mm
Weight: 6.04 g
Diameter: 28 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC Receipt 017753

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Hans Krauwinckel I
Class: Nuremberg
Group: Lion of St Mark
Type: Hans Krauwinckel I (M1474-1479) - Hans Krauwinckel I: 1562-1586
Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: 'Lion of Saint Mark' standing left, nimbate with both wings shown, holding the book of gospels between fore-paws. Halo, rising into the margin, is surmounted by a star.
Obverse inscription: [S MARCVS E]VANGELLIST GOTT
Reverse description: Imperial orb surmounted by a cross pattée within an ornate tressure of multiple points a the : inner circle also decorated.
Reverse inscription: HANS KRAVWINCKEL NVRENBER
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Taunton Deane (District)
To be known as: Lydeard St. Lawrence

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: About one month ago

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