Possibly another Roman grot?

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Pete E
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I found this today and initially thought it was the remains of a button, but after cleaning it, I am pretty sure it’s the remains of a coin.

Although it might be pushing it, I am wondering if it could be the remains of a Roman coin…it’s very thin, but I can see a boarder and very faint lettering are the edge.

In the hand, I can also seem some form of pattern on both faces…

Thanks in advance,
Peter
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I’d say either a 17c trade token or a Jetton rather than roman, especially as it’s thin.
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To my untrained eyes it doesnt look roman, too thin for that i think
As said one of the tokens that we all find that will always remain a mystery :thumbsup:
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mattjb wrote: Sat Nov 06, 2021 6:21 pm I’d say either a 17c trade token or a Jetton rather than roman, especially as it’s thin.
Yep, 17th C. trade token. You can just make out some of what used to say "His Half Peny" :thumbsup:
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Thanks everyone for all the input and the ID...

If I am honest, I would have been surprised if it was Roman, but I could not think what else I might be as I did not know tokens came in this smaller size...

Regards,

Peter
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