NLM-363855: Post-Medieval coin: Scots bawbee or sixpence of Charles II

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-363855

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy coin. Bawbee or Scots sixpence of Charles II (1660-1685), issue of 1677

Obverse description: Bust left.

Reverse description: Crowned thistle, broad flat rim.

Reverse inscription: [NEMO ME] IMPVNE [LACESSIT]

Diameter: 26.3mm, Weight: 8.03gms, die axis: 6

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Undergoing further examination at a museum

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1677
Date to: Exactly AD 1677

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 8.03 g
Diameter: 26.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 11th April 2013

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM47265

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Bawbee
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of Scotland
Type: Scottish: Bawbee of Charles II, copper, Coinage of 1677 (S 5626-5629)
Obverse description: Bawbee or Scots sixpence of Charles II (1660-1685), issue of 1677 Obverse description: Bust left
Reverse description: Crowned thistle, broad flat rim.
Reverse inscription: [NEMO ME] IMPVNE [LACESSIT]
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: South Ferriby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9921
Four figure Latitude: 53.67609995
Four figure longitude: -0.50277172
1:25K map: SE9921
1:10K map: SE92SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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