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COIN

Unique ID: SF-7F3278

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

A tin farthing of James II c. AD 1684-1687.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1684
Date to: Circa AD 1687

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5 g
Diameter: 23.44 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 4th February 2012

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref 21

Materials and construction

Primary material: Tin or tin alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Farthing (tin): James II (S 3420 - 3421)
Obverse description: Bust right
Obverse inscription: IAC[]VS SECVN[]
Reverse description: Britannia seated left
Reverse inscription: BRITAN[]
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Ousden

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From 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: SF
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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