NMS-D23A88: Post Medieval coin : gunmoney crown of James I

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Unique ID: NMS-D23A88

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

'Gunmoney' crown of James II, a gun metal halfcrown restruck as a crown, weight 13.56g, produced after 15th June 1690 and probably not after July of that year

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1690
Date to: Exactly AD 1690

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 7th May 2015 - Wednesday 3rd June 2015

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 60467
Other reference: ENMD062015

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Type: Irish: crown of James II, copper, 'gunmoney' coinage (S 6577-6578H)
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Broadland (District)
Parish or ward: Coltishall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG2819
Four figure Latitude: 52.72057249
Four figure longitude: 1.37461636
1:25K map: TG2819
1:10K map: TG21NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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