DEV-BBD3C2: Token

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Unique ID: DEV-BBD3C2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Single sided lead token 21mm in diameter. With standing bird and wings raised and Z shaped object? above wings.

Class: Token

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3 mm
Weight: 5 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 15th June 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David Grenfell
Identified by: Mr David Grenfell

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Standing bird with raised wings and Z object? above them.
Obverse inscription: None
Reverse description: None - one sided

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: North Devon (District)
Parish or ward: Barnstaple (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SS5531
Four figure Latitude: 51.059978
Four figure longitude: -4.070501
1:25K map: SS5531
1:10K map: SS53SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DEV
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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