Jeton
Finder County Date Recorded
Hidden SOMERSET Sat February 18, 2012
Recorded By Views Validated by
Hidden 440 Rod Blunt
Material Size (mm) Issue date
Copper alloy 22mm Circa 1550 - 1650

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Description: A jeton, probably of continental origin, depicting St. John the Baptist with the following legends.

Obverse: S IOHANNS ORA PRO NO[BIS] - St. John, pray for us
Reverse: SOLI DEO GLORIA - To God alone the glory

Cf. PAS: SUR-EB4317
Keywords: Jeton
State: 'Continental' Reign/Issue Authority:
Denomination: Classification: Jeton
Mint: Moneyer:
Issue Date: Circa 1550 - 1650 Metal: Copper alloy
Weight (grams): 1.6g Diameter (mm): 22mm
Obverse Description: Standing figure of Saint John the Baptist; sun, moon and stars in field. Obverse Legend: S IOHANNS ORA PRO NO[?]
Reverse Description: Crowned shield of arms. Reverse Legend: SOLI DEO GLORIA
References: Comments:
Findspot: Wells County: SOMERSET
Recorded elsewhere: No Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Fisher F75 Validated By: Rod Blunt


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