LIN-CB22F6: Post-medieval gold Portugese moidore

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Unique ID: LIN-CB22F6

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A gold portugese 'moidore', dated 1722.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1722

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 1935

Personal details

Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Arms of Portugal
Obverse inscription: IOANNES.V.D.G.P.ET.ALGREX
Reverse description: Cross of Jerusalem
Reverse inscription: IN.HOC.SIGNO.VINCES.1722.
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: London (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: Enfield (London Borough)
Parish or ward: Enfield Highway (London Borough Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3397
Four figure Latitude: 51.65606057
Four figure longitude: -0.07872325
1:25K map: TQ3397
1:10K map: TQ39NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 8 years ago

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