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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-BBBAF7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy Peter II 5 Reis coin, c.AD 1699-1703.

Obverse: Crowned initials (P II) with quatrefoil beneath. Inscription: D G PORT ET ALG REX

Reverse: V within wreath. Inscription: VTILITATI PVBLICÆ

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 5.06 g
Diameter: 31 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: 5 reis
Obverse description: Crowned initials (P II) with quatrefoil beneath.
Obverse inscription: D G PORT ET ALG REX
Reverse description: V within wreath.
Reverse inscription: VTILITATI PVBLICÆ
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

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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Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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