SUR-BEF6C6: Post medieval coin: Philip III

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Unique ID: SUR-BEF6C6

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

A coin of Philip III of Spain.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1617
Date to: Circa AD 1617

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.62 g
Diameter: 19.97 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.1686

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Louis XIII of France
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: A castle
Obverse inscription: PHILIPPVS III D[...]
Reverse description: A lion rampant facing left
Reverse inscription: HISPANIARVM REX 161[?7]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)
Parish or ward: Alfriston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ5203
Four figure Latitude: 50.806621
Four figure longitude: 0.155897
1:25K map: TQ5203
1:10K map: TQ50SW
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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Recording Institution: SUR
Created: Sunday 7th June 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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