NMGW-E3A134: French Post-Medieval Coin: 10 Sols of Louis XIV

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COIN

Unique ID: NMGW-E3A134

Object type certainty: Certain
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French coin of Louis XIV. A French Louis XIV, 1643-1715, Pièce de dix sols aux insignes (10 sols). It was struck in Paris in 1703.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1703

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ruth Battye
Identified by: Mr Edward Besly

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMGWPA 2005.143

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Other
Ruler/issuer: Louis XIV of France

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Newport (Unitary Authority)
District: Newport (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Michaelstone-y-Fedw (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST2584
Four figure Latitude: 51.54988493
Four figure longitude: -3.08305126
1:25K map: ST2584
1:10K map: ST28SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMGW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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