DENO-6698B3: Lead token with long cross and pellets design.

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Unique ID: DENO-6698B3

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Cast lead token. Oval disc with a raised design of a long cross with a pellet in each quarter on one side; the other side is undecorated. Probably medieval. Length 18.06mm, width 15.22mm, thickness 2.88mm, weight 4.37g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.06 mm
Width: 15.22 mm
Thickness: 2.88 mm
Weight: 4.37 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Rachel Atherton
Identified by: Ms Rachel Atherton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby Museum entry no. 4471

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Long cross with a pellet in each quarter.
Reverse description: Undecorated

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Stafford (District)
Parish or ward: Ellenhall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ8426
Four figure Latitude: 52.83128109
Four figure longitude: -2.23892389
1:25K map: SJ8426
1:10K map: SJ82NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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