NLM-09D844: Post-Medieval Coin: Spanish Half Reale

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-09D844

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

Silver

Coin. Spanish half reale of Charles III (1759-1788), as identified by the finder, dated 176[0], pierced at 12 O'clock obverse with a punched round hole of diameter 3mm.

Obverse description: Bust right.

Obverse inscription: CAROLUS.III[--]DEI.GRATIA. 176[0]

Reverse description: Arms of Spain and monogram, crowned.

Reverse inscription: [--]HISPAN.ET.IND.R.NG.P[--]

Diameter: 15.9mm, Weight: 1.41gms, die axis: 12

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1760
Date to: Exactly AD 1760

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.41 g
Diameter: 15.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 11th February 2013

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM21981a

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: half real
Ruler/issuer: Charles III of Spain
Type: Spain: silver half real of Charles III (Clemente and Cayon 11025-11235)
Obverse description: Bust right.
Obverse inscription: CAROLUS.III[--]DEI.GRATIA. 176[0]
Reverse description: Arms of Spain and monogram, crowned
Reverse inscription: [--]HISPAN.ET.IND.R.NG.P[--]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9517
Four figure Latitude: 53.6409
Four figure longitude: -0.564526
1:25K map: SE9517
1:10K map: SE91NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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