SWYOR-4833B4: Spanish coin; reverse

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-4833B4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A post-medieval copper alloy coin, Kingdom of Spain, probably a 1 maravedi dating c.AD 1575 - 1700.

The coin is poorly struck on an irregularly shaped thick flan.

Obverse: rampant lion left in shield

Reverse: Castle with three towers in shield

The coin is about 20mm in diameter and weighs 1.5g.

Notes:

This object has been recorded from images and details kindly provided by the finder during the Covid-19 Pandemic and has not been examined by the FLO.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1575
Date to: Circa AD 1700

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.5 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 2nd December 2020 - Wednesday 2nd December 2020

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: maravedi
Ruler/issuer: Coin of Spain, not further defined
Type: Copper-alloy coin of Spain, not further defined
Obverse description: Lion rampant in shield
Reverse description: Castle with three towers in shield
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: Eggborough (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5722
Four figure Latitude: 53.69134606
Four figure longitude: -1.13829416
1:25K map: SE5722
1:10K map: SE52SE
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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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