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Unique ID: SUSS-0C74BE
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A post medieval silver threepence of Charles II (AD 1660-1685) dating c. AD 1660-1662. Mint of London. Crown initial mark. As North (1991: 210) no. 2769.
Obverse: Crowned bust left with mark of value III behind head, CAROLVS II D G M BR FR ET HI REX
Reverse: Square shield on cross fleury, CHRISTO AUSPICE REGNO
Measurements: Diameter: 18.79mm; thickness: 0.68mm and weight: 1.44g.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 0.68 mm
Weight: 1.44 g
Diameter: 18.79 mm
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Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Type: Threepence: Charles II (N 2769)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left with mark of value III behind head.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II D G M BR FR ET HI REX.
Reverse description: Square shield on cross fleury
Reverse inscription: CHRISTO AUSPICE REGNO
Initial mark: Crown
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
4 Figure: TQ7616
Four figure Latitude: 50.91662464
Four figure longitude: 0.50244216
1:25K map: TQ7616
1:10K map: TQ71NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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