LEIC-F1E8D9: Post medieval lead alloy token, 1707-1800

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Unique ID: LEIC-F1E8D9

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Post Medieval lead alloy token, 1707 - 1800? Thickness: 1 mm, diameter: 15 mm, weight: 1.23 g.

The token is circular in form and rectangular in cross section. It is decorated on one face with the combined coats of arms of England and Scotland in a shield with a crown above. This is flanked by a I and a 1/2. The combined coat of arms suggest a post Act of Union, 1707 date.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1707
Date to: Circa AD 1800

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.23 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 4th December 2018 - Tuesday 4th December 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Elisabeth Janovsky
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Class: English
Group: Not further defined
Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Combined coat of arms of England and Scotland, crowned and flanked by 1 and 1/2

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Twywell (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9477
Four figure Latitude: 52.38297554
Four figure longitude: -0.62036175
1:25K map: SP9477
1:10K map: SP97NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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