NLM-544D34: Farthing of Charles II from Binbrook

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-544D34

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

Copper alloy

Coin. Farthing of Charles II (1660-1685), milled issue of 1670 as identified by finder.

Obverse description: Bust laureate left.

Obverse inscription: CAROLVS.A.CAROLO

Reverse description: Britannia seated left.

Reverse inscription: BRITAN NIA 1670.

Diameter: 22.3mm, Weight: 5.68gms, die axis: 6.

Class: Farthing of Charles II (1660-1685)
Inscription: obverse: CAROLVS.A.CAROLO reverse: BRITAN NIA 1670

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1670
Date to: Exactly AD 1670

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.68 g
Diameter: 22.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 3rd April 2009

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM17997

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Category: Modern
Type: Copper: Charles II, not further defined (S 3383 - 3395)
Obverse description: Bust laureate left
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS.A.CAROLO
Reverse description: Britannia seated left.
Reverse inscription: BRITAN NIA 1670
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Binbrook

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 10 years ago

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