LON-5D301C: A post medieval copper alloy 20 Reis coin of Pedro II of Portugal (AD 1683-1706), dating AD 1699.

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Unique ID: LON-5D301C

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A post medieval copper alloy 20 Reis coin of Pedro II of Portugal (AD 1683-1706), dating AD 1699. The coin is Angolan, a former colony of portugal.

Dimensions: diameter: 37.00 mm; weight: 12.46g.

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 1699
Date to: Circa AD 1699

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 12.46 g
Diameter: 37 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Obverse description: Crowned shield of Portugal
Obverse inscription: PETRVS II D G PORTVG R D AETHIOP
Reverse description: Quatrefoil with XX in the centre. Letter P at 12, 3, 6 and 9 o'clock around the XX.
Reverse inscription: MODERATO SPLENDEAT VSV 1699
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

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