LIN-EA2B45: Post-medieval copper alloy gunmoney

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Unique ID: LIN-EA2B45

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James II Irish gunmoney


Recorded at the Panton Rally, Lincolnshire, 7-9th Sept 07.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1685
Date to: Circa AD 1691

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 10.47 g
Diameter: 32 mm

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: King on horse left
Obverse inscription: [IAC DEI GRA MAG BRI FRA ET HIB REX]
Reverse description: Royal arms in four crowned shields
Reverse inscription: [CHRISTO VICTORE TRIVMPHO]; ANO DOM 1960
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Hatton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF1877
Four figure Latitude: 53.276859
Four figure longitude: -0.231794
1:25K map: TF1877
1:10K map: TF17NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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