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Unique ID: SUR-27AF5F

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An extremely worn and incomplete silver Irish threepence of Henry VIII's posthumous old head coinage of 1547-1550, issued during the reign of Edward VI. Dublin mint. As Spink 6489-6491.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1547
Date to: Circa AD 1550

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 0.53 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Mint or issue place: Dublin City
Type: Irish: coin of Edward VI in the name and portrait of Henry VIII, Old head coinage (S 6485 - 6493)
Obverse inscription: [...]D G RE[...]
Reverse inscription: [...]I[...]LINIE
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7037
Four figure Latitude: 51.12801137
Four figure longitude: -1.00105917
1:25K map: SU7037
1:10K map: SU73NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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