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https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/templates/general_wide/img/logo.png UKDFD Recording Software https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/ English jetons https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons.html English 'Castle' Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-castle-jeton-54379.html Sat, 13 Apr 2019 08:56:48 GMT English jetons English 'Castle' Jeton  
Description: An English 'Castle` type jeton of the early 14th century. The jeton has a central indentation, which is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins.
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Category: English jetons
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English ’Arms of Evreux’ Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-arms-of-evreux-jeton-50724.html Wed, 13 Apr 2016 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English ’Arms of Evreux’ Jeton  
Description: An English ’Arms of Evreux’ jeton (large size, ’Wardrobe Counter’) of the second half of the 14th century.

It has been suggested that this type was issued when Charles II, King of Navarre and Count of Evreux, visited London in 1355 and 1377, but it is equally likely that the design was merely borrowed from a form popular in Normandy.

The central indentation (or piercing) is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins.
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Category: English jetons
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English 'Sterling Bust' Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-sterling-bust-jeton-32893.html Thu, 25 Aug 2011 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English 'Sterling Bust' Jeton  
Description: An English ’sterling bust’ jeton dating to the early 14th century. The bust and crown are from a die made from the same punches as those used to produce dies for class 11 pennies (1310-1314) of Edward II.

The central indentation is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins. The flan has also been nail-bored, possibly as a consequence of it having been silvered and subsequently discovered not to be a true coin.
Category: Tokens, jetons and medalets, English jetons
Category: English jetons
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English 'Standing King Under Canopy' Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-standing-king-under-canopy-jeton-6243.html Wed, 28 Feb 2007 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English 'Standing King Under Canopy' Jeton  
Description: English 'Standing King Under Canopy' Jeton. The obverse has a central indentation, which is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins.
Category: Tokens, jetons and medalets, English jetons
Category: English jetons
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English 'Sterling Bust' Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-sterling-bust-jeton-39592.html Wed, 14 Nov 2012 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English 'Sterling Bust' Jeton  
Description: An English ’sterling bust’ jeton dating to the early 14th century. The crown and bust are closely similar to those used on the pence of Edward II. The piercing is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins.
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Category: English jetons
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English 'Pictorial' Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-pictorial-jeton-12364.html Sat, 08 Mar 2008 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English 'Pictorial' Jeton  
Description: An English pictorial jeton of the 14th century. Edge damaged.

The jeton has a central piercing, which is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins.
Category: Tokens, jetons and medalets, English jetons
Category: English jetons
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English 'Pictorial' Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-pictorial-jeton-46513.html Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English 'Pictorial' Jeton  
Description: An English pictorial jeton of the 14th century.

The central indentation or piercing is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins.

See also as similar: UKDFD 12364.
Category: Tokens, jetons and medalets, English jetons
Category: English jetons
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Anglo-Gallic Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/anglo-gallic-jeton-45400.html Sun, 06 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMT English jetons Anglo-Gallic Jeton  
Description: An Anglo-Gallic jeton, probably struck during the reign of Edward III.

The obverse design, which depicts a lion below the king's facing bust, was possibly inspired by the Aquitaine sterling of Edward III (cf. UKDFD 33368). The crowns between the lobes of the tressure also reflect those in the quarters of the coin's reverse.
Category: Tokens, jetons and medalets, English jetons
Category: English jetons
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English ’Three Crowns’ Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-three-crowns-jeton-41222.html Thu, 11 Apr 2013 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English ’Three Crowns’ Jeton  
Description: An English 'Three Crowns' jeton of late 13th to mid 14th century date.

The central piercing (or indentation) is a characteristic of English jetons of this period. It is believed to have been done to prevent them from being silvered and passed off as coins.

Cf. UKDFD 130
Category: Tokens, jetons and medalets, English jetons
Category: English jetons
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English ’Rampant Lion’ Jeton https://www.ukdfd.co.uk/v46/coins/tokens-jetons-and-medalets/english-jetons/english-rampant-lion-jeton-1987.html Wed, 25 Jan 2006 00:00:00 GMT English jetons English ’Rampant Lion’ Jeton  
Description: An English ’Rampant Lion’ jeton of the second half of the 14th century. The size of the jeton, and some elements of the design, were probably inspired by the gold florin coinage introduced by Edward III in 1344.
Category: Tokens, jetons and medalets, English jetons
Category: English jetons
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