SUSS-F27A51: Medieval Coin: Spanish Silver Half Real of Ferdinand and Isabella

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-F27A51

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

A late Medieval heavily clipped silver half real of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain, AD 1474-1504. Mint of Seville.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1474
Date to: Circa AD 1504

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 7th March 2014

Rally details.

This object was found at Weekend Wanderers - East Challow 22.12.13

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Stephanie Smith
Identified by: Miss Stephanie Smith

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half real
Ruler/issuer: Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain
Type: Spain: Silver half real of Ferdinand and Isabella (Clemente and Cayon 2538-2614)
Obverse description: Crowned initials
Obverse inscription: Missing due to circumferential clipping: [...]RE[...]
Reverse description: Yoke and sheaf of seven arrows.
Reverse inscription: Missing due to circumferential clipping.
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: East Challow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3888
Four figure Latitude: 51.58957714
Four figure longitude: -1.45288362
1:25K map: SU3888
1:10K map: SU38NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date listed is date submitted for recording.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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