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Unique ID: LEIC-7CB1D5
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
Post-medieval silver half penny of James II, minted in 1685.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 6.18 g
Diameter: 27 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 12th March 2011
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Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Type: Silver: James II, not further defined (S 3406 - 3417)
Obverse description: Draped and laureate bust left
Obverse inscription: DEI GRATIA IACO[BVS]II
Reverse description: Irish harp below English crown, 1685 above harp
Reverse inscription: [...]AG[...]TRA[...]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
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