LVPL-4EF762: Post Medieval coin: Probable half penny of George II

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-4EF762

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval coin: A heavily worn, probably milled copper alloy possible half penny of George II (1727 - 1760 AD). Both sides of the coin are heavily worn and illegible, so identification is only probable.

Diameter: 27.77mm
Thickness: 2.03mm
Weight: 7.8 grams

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1700
Date to: Circa AD 1900

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.03 mm
Weight: 7.8 g
Diameter: 27.77 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Teresa Gilmore
Identified by: Miss Teresa Gilmore

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: George II of Great Britain
Category: Modern
Type: Halfpenny: George II (S 3717 - 3719)
Obverse description: Unclear
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: unclear
Reverse inscription: illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Vale Royal

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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