FASAM-95163B:

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COIN

Unique ID: FASAM-95163B

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver halfcrown of William III (1694-1702), dated 16[XX]. Tower Mint. The last two numerals of the date are worn out.

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 1694
Date to: Exactly AD 1699

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 1950 - Thursday 31st December 1959

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Sam Moorhead
Identified by: Dr Sam Moorhead

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half crown
Ruler/issuer: William III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Halfcrown: William III (S 3475 - 3496)
Obverse description: Laureate bust right
Obverse inscription: GVELLEMVS III DEI GRA
Reverse description: Four crowned shields around lion rampant
Reverse inscription: REX 16 [..] MAG BR FRA ET HIB
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: Bath and North East Somerset (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Saltford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6867
Four figure Latitude: 51.40112086
Four figure longitude: -2.46139181
1:25K map: ST6867
1:10K map: ST66NE
WOEID: 26960304
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: FASAM
Created: Monday 30th March 2015
Updated: Monday 30th March 2015

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