LVPL-C50906: LVPL-C50906

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-C50906

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

Silver half crown of William III, (1694-1702).

Obv: GVLIELMVS [III DI GRA]; laureate bust right. B below bust.

Rev: MAG [BR FRA] ET [HIB REX 16]96; crowned cruciform shields.

Mint: Bristol.

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: 13.5 g
Diameter: 32.66 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st August 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: Half crown
Ruler/issuer: William III of England
Mint or issue place: Bristol
Category: Modern
Type: Halfcrown: William III (S 3475 - 3496)
Obverse description: Laureate bust right. B below bust.
Obverse inscription: GVLIELMVS [III DI GRA]
Reverse description: Crowned cruciform shields.
Reverse inscription: MAG [BR FRA] ET [HIB REX 16]96
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cumbria (County)
District: Eden (District)
To be known as: Alston

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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Updated: 8 years ago

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