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Record ID: FAKL-BA73B6
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Shropshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Post Medieval Spanish silver coin, a half reale of Ferdinand V and Isabella I (1474-1504). Only half of the coins survives, it has been broken, not cut. Obverse; a yoke, the symbol of Ferdinand, surrounded by scroll work, in the field is the letter 'P'. The surviving inscription reads 'CAS. Reverse: sheaf of arrows, the symbol of Isabella. The coin had been clipped and had an original diameter of c. 21mm. Surviving Diameter 18.4mm, Mass 0.90g. 'Edward Besly of the National Museum and Gallery of Wales has commented on these coins,"As far as I understand, they are very difficult to date…
Created on: Thursday 20th December 2018
Last updated: Thursday 20th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-A747F3
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Silver halfpenny of Elizabeth (1588-1603), third issue, mint mark escallop (1584-1585) North 2018. Obverse: portcullis with mint mark above, Reverse; cross with three pellets in each arm. Diameter 10.0mm, Mass 0.24g.
Created on: Wednesday 19th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-A69119
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Silver halfgroat of James I (1602-1625) 2nd coinage, 1604-1619, North 2104/5, Obverse: crowned rose, [i d g rosa s] INE [spina]. Reverse: [tueature] VNI [ta deus]. Coin bent with a rectangular hole through its centre. Diameter 16.7mm, Mass 0.75g.
Created on: Wednesday 19th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-90E657
Object type: STRAP FITTING
Broad period: IRON AGE
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Cast copper alloy 'strap fastener' or 'baldric hook' of late Iron Age date, c. 100BC-AD100. The fastener consists of a ring, with a 7.2mm diameter, circular section. On one face of this is a 9.7mm high, projecting stud with a waisted section topped by a 16.0mm diameter disc. Parallels for this object have been found at Camerton, Somerset (Jackson, 1990, 77, No. 81, pl 11) and Coleford, Gloucestershire (Stead, 2006, 180-181, No. 128, Fig. 82). Diameter 37.9mm, Thickness 7.2mm, Mass 39.18mm.
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-90A2E3
Object type: MOUNT
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Hollow, cast copper alloy mount dated to c. 1000-1100 and decorated in the Anglo-Scandinavian 'Urnes style'. The mount is in the form of an animal's head with a pointed nose and a broad forehead. The tip of the nose was decorated but corrosion now makes it difficult to see the details but it appears that the top of the nose was marked by a baluster moulding on either side of which was scroll motif. Between the nose and the main part of the head are two circular openings between which, and either side of which, are plain areas. Above this area are two, hemispherical eyes set within rais…
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-905B0A
Object type: UNIDENTIFIED OBJECT
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Cast lead object in the form of a human face of probable Medieval date, c. 1200-1500. The face shows a broad forehead and narrow eyes, the nose is now flattened and the mouth consists of a slit with thin lips. The hair is shown on the top of the head and cropped around the ears. Around the head is a narrow flange the edges of which appear cusped. On the back of the object is a 7.0mm deep, oval hollow. This is important as it shows that the object was cast in a two part mould and the molten lead was not simply poured into a hollow as is the case of many lead objects. Stylistically, the …
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-8FE1C3
Object type: PIPE TAMPER
Broad period: MODERN
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Pipe taper in the form of a claw hammer, probably of 19th century date. The hammer was attached to a handle by way of hollow socket the diameter of which expands down its length and is marked by a pattern of fine, circumferential, grooves. The hammer head and claw expand from a block the two faces of which bear recesses each containing two raised rings. There is a smaller, unmarked recess on the top of the head. The face of the hammer is circular and linked to the block by a cylinder bearing two baluster mouldings. The claw is down-curved, its slop expanding from 2.2mm to 3.1mm. There …
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-8F5D7B
Object type: SEAL MATRIX
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Medieval lead seal matrix, c. 1200-1300, condition poor and bearing traces of red wax, its edges flaking, circular, with no trace of a fitting. The inscription is illegible and the central element cannot be identified. Diameter 27.3mm, Thickness 5.9mm, Mass 16.06g.
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-8EFC6A
Object type: BUCKLE
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy double loop buckle, c. 1550-1550, only one half of which survives. The remaining loop is D shaped and curved in at the points where it joins the shared bar. It has a D shaped section which expands towards its outer edge where it is marked by a notch for the pin, this is flanked by two angled grooves. Length 23.3mm, Width 31.8mm, Thickness 2.8mm, Mass 3.29g.
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-8C5C55
Object type: BUTTON
Broad period: MODERN
County: City of Stoke-on-Trent
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy (brass) button bearing the number '83' above which is a crown. The button is made from three components; a dished cover bearing the raised inscription, a flat backing plate, now corroded but bearing an inscription in impressed letters part of which reads ...GLAN... In the centre of the backing plate is a wire loop. This button was issued to the 83rd, 'County of Dublin' Regiment of Foot. The regiment was raised in 1793 and was in existence until 1881 which is was amalgamated with the 86th, County Down, regiment to form the Royal Irish Rifles. Diameter 20.2mm, Height 8.7mm, …
Created on: Tuesday 18th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 19th December 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-9E0A3E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Medieval silver coin, penny of Edward III (1354-1355), Pre-treaty Series E, North 1167,1354-1355. Obverse: Crowned bust facing, [edw]ARDVS REX A [ (annulet stops). Reverse: Long cross, CIVI/ [tas/lo]N/DON. Diameter 15.7mm, Mass 0.50g.
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Saturday 20th October 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-9DDF78
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Fragment of a silver coin, cut to a lozenge shape and bent to an angle of 45 degrees. Not identifiable but some surviving marks appear to represent lettering of the style seen on Medieval coins. The fragment is worn and its edges rounded. Its funtion is unknown but it may have been part of the 'love token' phenomonon. Length 17.0mm Width 8.0mm, Thickness 0.3mm, Mass 0.29g.
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Saturday 20th October 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-9D0B22
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Post Medieval coin, silver sixpence of Elizabeth (1558-1603) dated 1602, bent twice to form a 'love token. All detail lost from obverse, the remaining inscription reads ELIZAB.D.G. [ang] FRA E [t hib regi]. Reverse: Royal arms overlying a cross, POS [vi devm ad [IVTOR [em mevm] 1602. North 2015. Diamter 23.0mm, Mass 2.36g.
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Saturday 20th October 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-9C4D31
Object type: BROOCH
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Worcestershire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy Roman brooch of Polden Hill type, first century AD, bow decorated with four longitudinal ribs, each marked with finely incised, oblique lines.These are flanked by narrow webs which run down each side of the brooch. The underside of the wings on the brooch's head is hollow to accomodate the coiled spring, now missing. At each end of the wings is a circular plate with a central hole to accomodate the axial pin that secured the sping. The edges of these plates extend beyond the ends of the wings and are decorated with transverse incised lines. On the end of the head of the br…
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 19th October 2018
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Record ID: FAKL-9C0501
Object type: COIN
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy Roman coin, a sestertius of Marcus Aurelius (AD161-180), worn and corroded with little surviving detail. Obverse: bust, facing right. Reverse: Victory standing right inscribing [vic par] on a shield suspended from a palm tree. The inscription would have read [tr pot xx imp III cos III s c. Reece period 8, RIC 934, issue of AD 165. Diameter 29.0mm, Mass 16.15g.
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 19th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Perton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: FAKL-9BD861
Object type: COIN
Broad period: MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Medieval Edward III (1327-1344) post-treaty, 1369-1377, York silver penny, , Obverse: crowned bust, facing with saltire stops and an annulet on the breast [edwar] D, REX ANGL F FR [anc]. Reverse: Long cross with a quatrafoil in its centre, CIVI/ TAS/ EBOR/ACI. North 1293, Diameter 18.4mm, Mass 0.76g.
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 19th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Perton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: FAKL-9BB3E2
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Silver coin bent to form a 'love token'. It has been smoothed but surviving fragments of the inscription suggest that the coin was a sixpence of Elizabeth (1558-1603). The coin has been bent twice and then straightened, traces of the two folds can be seen. Diameter 23.8mm, Mass 2.47g
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Saturday 20th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Perton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: FAKL-9B666E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Copper alloy halfpenny of William and Mary (1668-1694) dated 169?. Heavily worn with little detain surviving. Obverse: super-imposed busts of William and Mary, right, [gvliemvs et maria dei gratia]. Reverse: Figure of Britannia, seated, left [britannia]. Diameter 22.3mm, Mass 4.44g
Created on: Friday 19th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 19th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Perton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: FAKL-898CDB
Object type: FIGURINE
Broad period: ROMAN
County: Staffordshire
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Cast copper alloy figurine of a fish of probable Roman date. The fish is carefully executed with clearly marked features: the eyes are large, represented by a 3.2mm diameter x 1.4mm deep hole in which there is a smaller central cavity. Around the eyes are annular recesses which appear to the been divided by radial ribs. It is possible that the eyes were decorated with enamel inlay. Behind the eye are curved double grooves defining a rib marking the gill cover. Further lines in front of the eyes sweep around to converge on the top of the head. The mouth is respresented by a transverse s…
Created on: Thursday 18th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 4th January 2019
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Perton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: FAKL-891A98
Object type: PIPE TAMPER
Broad period: MODERN
County: Birmingham
Workflow stage: Published Find published
Modern, cast copper alloy pipe tamper in the form of a human leg. A shoe is suggested on the foot, this is marked by a defined heel and terminates at ankle level. A further transition is marked around the calf which could mark the top of a stocking. The knee is bent at 90 degrees and the leg terminates at mid thigh, the terminaltion being marked with with a pattern of crossing, incised lines. Length 45.0mm, Width 33.2mm, Diameter (of termination) 9.5mm, Mass 17.26g.
Created on: Thursday 18th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 19th October 2018
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