KENT-AC5C77: Jetton

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JETTON

Unique ID: KENT-AC5C77

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A worn Post Medieval copper-alloy jetton issued by Hanns Krauwinckel II (1586-1635 AD). Rose / orb type, issued at Nuremburg. c. AD 1586-1635. 'Heit Rott Morgen Dott' reverse type (Red today, dead tomorrow). As Mitchiner (1988, 445) no. 1574-78.

Measurements: 21.71mm in diameter, 0.55mm thick. and 1.62g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1586
Date to: Circa AD 1635

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.55 mm
Weight: 1.62 g
Diameter: 21.71 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

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

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Hans Krauwinckel II
Class: Nuremberg
Group: Rose/orb
Type: HEIT ROTT type (M1574-1589) - Hans Krauwinckel II: 1586-1635
Denomination: Jetton
Obverse description: Rose surrounded by three fleur-de-lis alternating with three crowns, Rosette initial mark.
Obverse inscription: +HANNS [KRAV]WINCKEL IN N
Reverse description: Imperial orb within tressure of three arches. Rosette initial mark.
Reverse inscription: [+H]EIT ROTT MORGEN DOTT
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Thanet (District)
Parish or ward: Monkton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2864
Four figure Latitude: 51.32936504
Four figure longitude: 1.27140035
1:25K map: TR2864
1:10K map: TR26SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 5 days ago
Updated: 5 days ago

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