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Unique ID: SUR-BEF6C6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A coin of Philip III of Spain.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1617
Date to: Circa AD 1617

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 2.62 g
Diameter: 19.97 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield - [view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.1686

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Louis XIII of France [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: Non English coin 1066 - 1489 [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: A castle
Obverse inscription: PHILIPPVS III D[...]
Reverse description: A lion rampant facing left
Reverse inscription: HISPANIARVM REX 161[?7]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine [ scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Post medieval coin: Philip III

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East
County: East Sussex
District: Wealden
Parish: Alfriston

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ5203
Four figure Latitude: 50.806621 Four figure longitude: 0.155897
1:25K map: TQ5203
1:10K map: TQ50SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

References cited

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Created: Sunday 7th June 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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