LVPL-D91EF4: LVPL-D91EF4

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-D91EF4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver sixpence of William III, (1694-1702).

Obverse: E GVLILELMVS III DEI GRA; laureate and draped bust right.

Reverse: MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX 1696; crowned cruciform shields.

Early harp, large crown. Edge milled.

Mint: Exeter.

Spink no.3523

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1696

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.8 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st May 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: William III of England
Mint or issue place: Exeter
Category: Modern
Type: Sixpence: William III (S 3520 - 3548)
Obverse description: Laureate and draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: E GVLILELMVS III DEI GRA
Reverse description: Crowned cruciform shields.
Reverse inscription: MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX 1696
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Church Lawton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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