LVPL-5CE981: Silver twopence of George I, dating to 1721

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Unique ID: LVPL-5CE981

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

Silver twopence of George I, dating to 1721.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1721

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st September 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Twopence
Ruler/issuer: George I of Great Britain
Category: Modern
Obverse description: Right facing laureate bust of George
Obverse inscription: GEORGIVS DEI GRA
Reverse description: Crowned 2
Reverse inscription: 1721 MAG BRI FR ET HIB REX
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Little Budworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ5965
Four figure Latitude: 53.180511
Four figure longitude: -2.614937
1:25K map: SJ5965
1:10K map: SJ56NE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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