LANCUM-6DF416: A pattern ninepence of George III.

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Unique ID: LANCUM-6DF416

Object type certainty: Certain
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A milled Pattern Ninepence of George III (AD 1760-1820). Late-type head on the obverse, obverse legend: GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA REX. The reverse has been polished so no legend or design remains. The coin has probably been struck in bronzed copper or debased silver, resulting in spotting on the obverse surface (identified from photo). Diameter: 21mm, weight: 2.98g.


Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1760
Date to: Circa AD 1820

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.98 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 17th September 2010

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Ninepence
Ruler/issuer: George III of the United Kingdom
Category: Modern
Type: Ninepence: George III (S 3773)
Obverse inscription: GEORGIUS III DEI GRATIA REX
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: South Ribble (District)
To be known as: Hutton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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