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Unique ID: CORN-F6E1C3
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published
A post-medieval silver Portuguese forty reis piece of Peter II (1683-1706) of Portugal, dating to 1683-1706. Mint uncertain.
It measures 16.9 mm in diameter, 0.8 mm in thickness, and weighs 1.49 g
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 1.49 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 3rd July 2008
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Other reference: Finder's reference 4730
Ruler/issuer: Peter II of Portugal
Type: silver coin the post-medieval Kings of Portugal
Obverse description: Crown over XXXX
Obverse inscription: PETRVS . II . D. G. R[EX P]ORTVG.
Reverse description: Double-lined cross with 'P' in each angle
Reverse inscription: IN HO[C] SIGNO VINCES, quatrefoil stops
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
4 Figure: SW5230
Four figure Latitude: 50.118155
Four figure longitude: -5.470573
1:25K map: SW5230
1:10K map: SW50NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
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