DENO-B7B313: Lead token with design of pellets.

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Unique ID: DENO-B7B313

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Lead alloy token, sub-circular disc with raised design of eight or nine pellets on one side, other side undecorated. There are three projections which may be casting sprues for attaching to other tokens made in the same mould. Probably medieval. Diameter 18.30mm, thickness 2.14mm, weight 2.99g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.14 mm
Weight: 2.99 g
Diameter: 18.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2004

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. 4469

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast

Jetton/ token data

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Eight or nine pellets.
Reverse description: Undecorated

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Erewash (District)
To be known as: Risley

Spatial coordinates

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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