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Unique ID: IOW-BAD914

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver William IIII fourpence, c.1837, Spink 3837.

Obverse: Heavily worn left facing portrait. Inscription: [GULILLMUS III D: G:] BRITANNIA [REX P: D:]

Reverse: Britannia with shield and spear, date 1837 beneath. Inscription: [FO]UR PENCE

A single hole has been punched through the coin, removing the start of the inscription.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1837
Date to: Circa AD 1837

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.69 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 2021

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Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

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Coin references

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Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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