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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-DBD621

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

A very worn and corroded post-medieval copper farthing of Charles II (1672-1679 AD; Spink 3394)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1672
Date to: Exactly AD 1679

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.55 mm
Weight: 4.27 g
Diameter: 23.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E2815

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Obverse description: Royal bust laureate facing left
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS . A . [CA]ROLO
Reverse description: Britannia seated left with shield, holding spray and spear
Reverse inscription: BRITAN-NIA . // [167...]
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: New Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Ringwood (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1405
Four figure Latitude: 50.844357
Four figure longitude: -1.802522
1:25K map: SU1405
1:10K map: SU10NW
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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