LVPL-7FDB63: Post-Medieval coin

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-7FDB63

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver threepence of Charles II, (1660-1685).

Obverse: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA; laureate and draped bust right.

Reverse: 1679 MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX; crown above interlocked Cs.

Spink no. 3386.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1679

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.79 mm
Weight: 1.5 g
Diameter: 18.06 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st November 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Threepence: Charles II (S 3385 - 3386)
Obverse description: Laureate and draped bust right.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA
Reverse description: Crown above interlocked Cs.
Reverse inscription: 1679 MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Sandbach

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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