GLO-EF8F30: GLO-EF8F30 Silver sixpence of James II

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-EF8F30

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver sixpence of James II
Date early c 1685-1688
Diameter 19mm, weight 1.23g
Obverse: bust facing right,
Obverse inscription: [...]
Reverse: no detail remains
Reverse inscription: [...]
Condition: poor

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1685
Date to: Circa AD 1688

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.23 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st November 2012 - Saturday 1st June 2013

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Sixpence: James II (S 3412 - 3413)
Obverse description: bust facing right
Obverse inscription: […]
Reverse description: no detail remains
Reverse inscription: […]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
To be known as: westbury-on-severn

Spatial coordinates


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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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