SUSS-B6B1F2: Post-medieval Coin : William and Mary (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-B6B1F2

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

A copper alloy coin of William and Mary.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1688
Date to: Circa AD 1694

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.77 mm
Weight: 8.97 g
Diameter: 28.91 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 5th December 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Liz Walker
Identified by: Ms Liz Walker

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: William III and Mary II
Obverse description: Double bust right facing
Obverse inscription: GVILELMVS. ET MARIA
Reverse description: Britannia seated.
Reverse inscription: BRITANNIA
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
To be known as: Seaford

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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