LANCUM-1D5628: Silver sixpence of William III, very worn

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-1D5628

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Late post-medieval silver sixpence of William III dating from. c. AD1694-1701. Very worn and illegible. Spink 3520 - 3548.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1694
Date to: Circa AD 1701

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 10th June 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: William III of England
Category: Modern
Type: Sixpence: William III (S 3520 - 3548)
Obverse description: laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: GVL[...]
Reverse description: cruciform shields
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: Cumbria (County)
District: Carlisle (District)
To be known as: Dalston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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