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Tin

Scope note

Use for the pure metallic element having symbol Sn and atomic number 50; a soft, pliable, silvery white metal. Use also for this metal as processed and formed, usually in combination with other substances, to make various objects and materials.

This term has 58 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Material

Getty AAT term number

3000133748

Broader Terms used

<tin and tin alloy>

Term used for

Sn

Equivalent Terms used

tins

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

Spoon

Maker(s)

Metal worker: H?

Roman Republic

Maker(s)

Mint: Rome
Moneyer: Anonymous

Cent

Maker(s)

Issuer: Dum Gum
Origin: Denmark

Stater

Maker(s)

Ruler: Cunobelin (Struck in the name of)
Tribe: Catuvellauni (After)
Issuer: Robinsons
Mint: Camulodunum (After)
Origin: Norwich

Aureus

Maker(s)

Ruler: Claudius (AD 41-54) (Struck in the name of)
Mint: Rome (After)
Issuer: Robinsons
Origin: Norwich

Penny

Maker(s)

Ruler: William I (1066-87) (Struck in the name of)
Moneyer: Brihtword (Struck in the name of)
Issuer: Nicholas Laboratories
Mint: Bristol (Struck in the name of)
Origin: Slough

Penny

Maker(s)

Issuer: Anonymous

Halfpenny

Maker(s)

Issuer: Anonymous

Intaglio

Maker(s)

Maker: Unknown

British Isles

Maker(s)

Ruler: Claudius (AD 41-54) (Struck in the name of)

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