LANCUM-226768: Post-Medieval Penny of Charles II

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-226768

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late post-medieval silver penny of Charles II (1679)

Spink 3390

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1679
Date to: Exactly AD 1679

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 11 mm
Width: 11 mm
Thickness: 0.1 mm
Weight: 0.39 g
Diameter: 11 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Obverse description: Draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA
Reverse description: Crowned C
Reverse inscription: 79MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX16

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
To be known as: Lancs./North Yorks.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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