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Record ID: IOW-713D64
Object type: TOKEN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval lead alloy circular double-sided token (c. 1500-c. 1850). Powell Type 2/2. The token has raised initial letters: ? 'A' on one side and ? 'W' on the other side. This token is grey with buff deposits. Diameter: 15.3mm. Weight: 2.74g. Lead tokens had a wide variety of potential uses such as tallies, gaming pieces, tickets, weights, etc. and are believed to have been locally produced; they are therefore difficult to date precisely. Those carrying initials are generally deemed to be post-Medieval in date (1500-1850), those which seem to mimic Medieval penny desi…
Created on: Friday 16th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-713532
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete and worn Medieval silver long cross cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272), minted by Nicole at Canterbury. Class 3a2. 1248-1249 (North 1994: 226, ref: 986). Obverse: hENRIC[VS REX I]II; Crowned bust facing without sceptre. Reverse: [NIC]/OLE/[ ]/ONC (ON ligated); Voided long cross with three pellets in each quadrant. Diameter: 18.0mm. Weight: 0.52g. DA=12:4. North, J.J. 1994. English Hammered Coinage, Volume I, Early Anglo Saxon to Henry III, c. 600-1272. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Friday 16th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-70FFAE
Object type: KNIFE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval copper-alloy end-cap from a scale-tang knife in the form of a horse hoof (c. 1500-c. 1600). This end-cap is oval in cross-section throughout its length and curved in side profile. The terminal (foot) is flat with a groove representing the frog and has three circular indentations either side representing nails. There are transverse grooves around the exterior of the object to delineate the lower parts of the horses hoof and fetlock. It has a slot, 10.2mm in length, 1.5mm in width and about 2.4mm in depth. This slot is empty and there is no iron staining present…
Created on: Friday 16th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-70F69B
Object type: KEY (LOCKING)
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Medieval copper-alloy casket key formed of folded sheet (c. 1250-c. 1375). The sheet was cut and perforated at one end to form the bow and cut at the other end to form a simple bit. The bow is rounded with a circular perforation and two small rounded protrusions at the top and small nicks at the base. It continues at an angle on the underside of the shank stopping short of the bit. The rolled shank is oval in cross-section and open at the bit end. The bit is formed of symmetrical clefts, two rectangular tabs. This key is reddish brown and overlying green with flecks of a g
Created on: Friday 16th February 2018
Last updated: Saturday 17th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-603EB7
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete and corroded copper-alloy one-piece brooch of 'Nauheim derivative' La Tene III type of the Late Iron Age or Early Roman period (c. AD 10-c. AD 100). The pin, the bar, part of the chord and about half of the spring are missing. The brooch has a head with a portion of chord. It has an incomplete bilateral four-coil spring which extended to form the pin, now missing. The flat bow/body is sub-triangular in plan and tapers to an incomplete catch-plate at the bottom. The front of the bow is decorated with two incised lines that form a vertical 'V'. The rear of the bow is flat…
Created on: Thursday 15th February 2018
Last updated: Friday 16th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-5BEE22
Object type: HARNESS PENDANT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An almost complete and damaged Medieval copper-alloy harness mount and pendant (c. 1175-c. 1300). A small piece of the pendant is missing. The mount is sub-rectangular in plan with a semi-circular end and a slot down the centre, bent back through 180° to form a fold at the base. The fold holds a copper-alloy rod or axis bar from which the pendant is suspended. The mount is now bent but was probably slightly convex at the front and slightly concave at the rear. At the rear, close to the top of the mount, there is an integral tapering spike or rivet with a sharp point. This spike is c…
Created on: Thursday 15th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-5A7BB8
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete and worn post-Medieval copper-alloy rose farthing of Charles I (1625-1649). Initial marks: illegible. Rose Type 1, 1636-1644. Tower mint (North 1991: 165, refs: 2287-2289). Obverse: [CAROLVS D G MAG BRIT]; Double arched crown with sceptres in saltire through it. Reverse: [FRAN ET HIB REX]; Double rose surmounted by a double arched crown. Diameter: 13.0mm. Weight: 0.62g. DA=12:6. North, J.J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume II, Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Thursday 15th February 2018
Last updated: Thursday 15th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-59487C
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A clipped and worn Medieval silver halfgroat of Edward IV, Second Reign (1471-1483), minted at Canterbury (Royal), 1477-1480. Initial marks: rose/rose (North 1991: 93, ref: 1638, Type XVIII/XX). Obverse: EDWA[RD DI GRA REX] AnGL Z FRA; Crowned bust facing, C on breast. Reverse: POSVI DEVM ADIVTORE mEVm (I have made God my Helper)/CIVI/TAS/CAn/TOR; Long cross dividing the inscriptions with three pellets in each quadrant. Diameter: 18.5mm. Weight: 1.31g. DA=12:12. North, J. J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume II, Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Thursday 15th February 2018
Last updated: Thursday 15th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-587DCE
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete and worn post-Medieval copper-alloy half-farthing of George IV (1820-1830), dating to the period 1828 or 1830 (date illegible on coin). This coin was produced for use in Ceylon. Spink: 3826. Obverse: GEORGIUS [IV DEI GRATIA]; Laureate bust left, date below bust now illegible. Reverse: [BRITANNIAR REX FID DEF]; Britannia seated right. Diameter: 15.7mm. Weight: 1.24g. DA=12:12.
Created on: Thursday 15th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-578A9B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Medieval silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307), minted at Canterbury. Class 10ab, 1300-1305 (North 1991: 31, refs: 1038/1-1039/4). Obverse: EDWAR R ANGL DNS hYB; Crowned bust facing with a bifoliate crown and wedged drapery. Reverse: CIVI/TAS/CAN/TOR; Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant. Diameter: 17.4mm. Weight: 1.38g. DA=12:9. North, J.J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume II, Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Thursday 15th February 2018
Last updated: Thursday 15th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-5746B5
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete post-Medieval silver penny of Elizabeth I (1558-1603), minted at London. Initial marks: coronet/coronet, 1567-1570 (North 1991: 135, ref: 2001). Obverse: E·D·G·ROSA·SINE·SPINA (A rose without thorns), Crowned bust left. Reverse: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON, Square shield on long cross fourchée dividing the inscription. Diameter: 14.0mm. Weight: 0.49g. DA=12:3. North, J.J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume II, Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Thursday 15th February 2018
Last updated: Thursday 15th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-21A84B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete and corroded Roman copper-alloy radiate or nummus dating to the period AD 260-402. Uncertain type and mint. Obverse: Illegible. Reverse: Illegible. Diameter: 20.4mm. Weight: 2.44g.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-210E32
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-Medieval copper-alloy unidentified object (c. 1700-c. 1800). This object is formed of two components, a flower head motif with a central nipple/knop and a back-plate. The flower head motif has six petals. The nipple forms the head of an integral shank that penetrates the back-plate. The back-plate has five radiating arms which are broken at their ends. This object is reddish brown and has traces of a white metal coating at the front. Length: 20.0mm; width: 13.5mm; thickness: 5.5mm. Weight: 1.78g. Compare with a similar object which was found nearby: IOW-210324.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-210324
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete post-Medieval copper-alloy unidentified object (c. 1700-c. 1800). This object is formed of two components, an oval 'boss' with a central nipple/knop and a back-plate. The 'boss' is convex at the front and has a double border of regularly spaced minute annulets. The nipple forms the head of an integral shank that penetrates the back-plate. The back-plate has six radiating arms which are broken at their ends. This object is reddish brown and has traces of a white metal coating at the front. Length: 20.0mm; width: 12.0mm; thickness: 5.8mm. Weight: 2.02g. Compare with a s…
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-1CDE59
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Medieval silver long cross cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272), minted by Tomas at Northampton. Class 3a-3c, 1248-1250 (North 1994: 226, refs: 986-988). Obverse: [hENRICVS] REX·III; Crowned bust facing without sceptre. Reverse: [TOM]/ASO/NN[ ]/[ ]; Voided long cross with three pellets in each quadrant. Diameter: 17.6mm. Weight: 0.65. DA=12:10. North, J.J. 1994. English Hammered Coinage, Volume I, Early Anglo Saxon to Henry III, c. 600-1272. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-1CAB1B
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: UNKNOWN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Early-Medievlal (Anglo-Saxon) or post-Medieval unidentified object (c. 1000-c. 1800). The openwork plate is sub-lozenge shaped in plan, moulded at the front and mainly flat at the rear. At the centre there are two sub-square holes with two smaller circular holes nearby. There are also two incomplete holes at one end. This object is reddish brown with bright green corrosion products at the front and rear. A fleck of gilding can be seen at the front. Length: 24.8mm; width: 23.0mm; thickness: 2.7mm. Weight: 3.02g.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 19th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-1C0A15
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A complete Medieval silver long cross penny of Henry III (1216-1272), minted by Willem at London. Class 5c2, 1253-1256 (North 1994: 227, ref: 993). Obverse: hENRICVS REX III; Crowned bust facing with sceptre. Reverse: WIL/LEM/ONL/VND (EM ON ND ligated); Voided long cross with three pellets in each quadrant. Diameter: 16.8mm. Weight: 1.34g. DA=12:5. North, J.J. 1994. English Hammered Coinage, Volume I, Early Anglo Saxon to Henry III, c. 600-1272. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-1B9E38
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A clipped and worn post-Medieval silver penny of Charles I (1625-1649), dating to the period 1625-1649. Initial marks: missing. Inner circle on obverse. (North 1991: 162-163, refs: 2263-2273). Obverse: [CARO]LVS D G [M B F ET H REX]; Crowned bust left with I (mark of value) behind head. Reverse: [IVS]TITIA THRONVM FI[RMAT] ('Justice strengthens the throne'); Oval garnished shield. Diameter: 12.0mm. Weight: 0.38g. DA=12:7-8. North, J.J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume II, Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink & Son, London.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 12th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-1A1AF6
Object type: STEELYARD WEIGHT
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Published Find published
An incomplete lead alloy steelyard weight of possible Roman date (AD 43-409). The suspension loop is largely missing. This weight is bi-conical in form. The stub of an imbedded iron suspension loop or hook can be seen at the top. The weight is greyish buff. Height: 32.4mm; diameter: 29.0mm. Weight: 105.14g.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 12th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-199FCB
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Isle of Wight
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete and very worn Roman copper-alloy radiate or nummus dating to the period AD 260-402. Uncertain type and mint. Obverse: Illegible; Unclear bust. Reverse: Illegible. Diameter: 19.0mm. Weight: 1.49g.
Created on: Monday 12th February 2018
Last updated: Monday 12th February 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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