LVPL-7D06C8: Post-Medieval liard of Charles II

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-7D06C8

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

A copper alloy liard of Charles II (AD1661-1700) of the Spanish Neatherlands, Brabant.

Obverse: (CAROL II HISP ET INDIARUM REX); fire iron (Burgundy) surrounded in cruciform by a crown and the arms of Burgundy (right), Flanders (below) and Austria (left).

Reverse: (ARCHIDVX AVSTRIAE DVX BVRGVNDIAE COMITVS FLANDRIAE; [..]9(3) crowned Spanish Habsburg arms, crown splitting date.

AD169(3).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1693

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.6 g
Diameter: 29 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st August 2012

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Liard
Obverse description: Fire iron (Burgundy) surrounded in cruciform by a crown and the arms of Burgundy (right), Flanders (below) and Austria (left).
Obverse inscription: (CAROL II HISP ET INDIARUM REX)
Reverse description: Crowned Spanish Habsburg arms, crown splitting date. AD169(3).
Reverse inscription: (ARCHIDVX AVSTRIAE DVX BVRGVNDIAE COMITVS FLANDRIAE; [..]9(3)
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
To be known as: Collingham

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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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