NLM-9DD5EB: Post-Medieval Coin: Halfpenny of George I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-9DD5EB

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy coin. Halfpenny, Georgian, possibly of George I (1714-1727), possibly second issue of 1719-1724.

Obverse description: Worn smooth.

Reverse description: Britannia seated left.

Diameter: 26.6mm, Weight: 6.13gms.

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 1719
Date to: Circa AD 1724

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 6.13 g
Diameter: 26.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 26th October 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM30353

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: George I of Great Britain
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Halfpenny: George I (S 3659 - 3660)
Obverse description: Worn smooth
Reverse description: Britannia seated left.
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Haxey

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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