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SUR-E775F4: Post medieval coin: 'Gunmoney' shilling of Charles II

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-E775F4

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

James II Irish 'Gunmoney' Shilling. Minted in October 1689.

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1689

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.61 g
Diameter: 25.78 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 2007

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.345

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Category: Non English coin
Reverse inscription: XII 8BE
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Woking (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0248
Four figure Latitude: 51.222093
Four figure longitude: -0.540786
1:25K map: TQ0248
1:10K map: TQ04NW
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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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