LVPL-B83EF7: Post Medieval Threepence Charles II

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-B83EF7

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver Threepence of Charles II, (1660-85).

Obverse: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA; crowned bust right

Reverse: 1679. MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX; crowned three interlinked Cs

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1660
Date to: Exactly AD 1685

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.77 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 17.35 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2012

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: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA; crowned bust right
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA
Reverse description: 1679. MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX; crowned three interlinked Cs
Reverse inscription: 1679. MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: St. Helens (Metropolitan District)
District: St. Helens (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: Rainford

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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