DEV-780B2E: Post medieval coin: 1 reale of Philip IV of Spain

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Unique ID: DEV-780B2E

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A post medieval silver reale "dieciocheno" of Philip IV of Spain (1621-1667) dating to 1624.

Minted at Valencia. Obverse depicting crowned bust facing, reverse depicting arms of Castile. 

Measurements: 19.6mm diameter, weight 2.3g.


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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1624
Date to: Exactly AD 1624

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.3 g
Diameter: 19.6 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Remote record

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: real - croat - dieciocheno
Ruler/issuer: Phillip IV of Spain
Type: Spain: silver 1 real - 1 croat - dieciocheno of Phillip IV (Clemente and Cayon 5676-5824)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: PHILIPVS. DI.[...]
Reverse description: Arms of Castile
Reverse inscription: [...]ORICAR

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: South Hams (District)
To be known as: Stokenham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

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