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Unique ID: NLM164

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Lead token, the central area of one face bearing three raised horizontal bands one edge of which is notches (labels). Above this is a W motif in the angles of which are dots. Around field is a plain band bearing six irrigular saltires. On the reverse is crude, four petalled flower. Diameter 34.3mm, Thickness 2.1mm, Mass 23.20g.


Checked following Sophie Catley. NFA.


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1370
Date to: Circa AD 1450

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.1 mm
Weight: 23.2 g
Diameter: 34.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 8th October 1997

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Marina Elwes
Secondary identifier: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLPS0116

Materials and construction

Primary material: Lead Alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Decoration style: Geometric
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leeds (Metropolitan District)
District: Leeds (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: LEEDS

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 20 years ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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