NARC-ABE328: NARC-ABE328 : Token : Post-Medieval

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TOKEN

Unique ID: NARC-ABE328

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete copper alloy Token of Post-Medieval date (AD 1652-1668). Obverse depicts a castle gateway and reads (star) S.R. IN NORTHHATON. Reverse depicts two lions passant with no legend. For the Overseers of Northampton.

Diameter: 16.01mm, Thickness: 0.72mm, Weight: 0.8g

P D S Waddel, (2012) P 13, No 63.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1652
Date to: Circa AD 1668

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.72 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 16.01 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Class: Not further defined
Group: Not further defined
Denomination: Token halfpenny
Obverse description: Castle gateway
Obverse inscription: S.R. IN NORTHHATON.
Reverse description: Two lions passant
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6061
Four figure Latitude: 52.2439226
Four figure longitude: -1.12266107
1:25K map: SP6061
1:10K map: SP66SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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