SUR-9375D6: Post medieval coin: Counterstamped penny of George III

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Unique ID: SUR-9375D6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A halfpenny of George III. The reverse has been counterstamped with the initials IT.

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: 8.18 g
Diameter: 28.55 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 20th February 2011

Rally details.

This object was found at Rotary/LP rally at East Stratton, Hants (20/02/2011)

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 11-344

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: George III of the United Kingdom
Category: Modern
Type: Halfpenny: George III (S 3774, 3778, 3781)
Obverse description: Bust facing right
Reverse description: IT counter stamped over Britannia

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Micheldever (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5440
Four figure Latitude: 51.156714
Four figure longitude: -1.229229
1:25K map: SU5440
1:10K map: SU54SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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