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Unique ID: HAMP-93D163

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn copper alloy Irish farthing of George I, William Wood's coinage of 1722-1724, Type II and possibly dated 1724. As Spink 6601.


Recorded from details emailed by the finder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1724
Date to: Circa AD 1724

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 28th April 2021

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: George I of Great Britain
Type: Farthing: George I (S 3661 - 3662)
Obverse description: Laureate bust, right.
Obverse inscription: GEORGIUS . DEI . GRATIA . REX .
Reverse description: Hibernia seat left
Reverse inscription: HIBERNIA . 172(4)
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: New Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Ringwood (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1502
Four figure Latitude: 50.81735439
Four figure longitude: -1.78844101
1:25K map: SU1502
1:10K map: SU10SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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