PUBLIC-7640F5: Medieval copper alloy coin

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-7640F5

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Medieval copper alloy coin

Portugal, Alfonso (1438-81) copper ceitil, Lisbon

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1438
Date to: Circa AD 1481

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.19 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 18th June 2009

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2009.206.9

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Afonso V of Portugal
Mint or issue place: Unknown
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Monmouthshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Monmouthshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Portskewett (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST5088
Four figure Latitude: 51.588622
Four figure longitude: -2.723108
1:25K map: ST5088
1:10K map: ST58NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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