SUR-45DB5D: Post medieval coin: Ferdinand VI of Spain

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Unique ID: SUR-45DB5D

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A silver half real of Ferdinand VI of Spain minted in Lima, Peru in 1754. The coin is pierced with a large triangular hole around which is a zigzag band.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1754
Date to: Circa AD 1754

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.13 g
Diameter: 16.92 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 16-164

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: half real
Ruler/issuer: Ferdinand VI of Spain
Type: Spain: silver half real of Ferdinand VI (Clemente and Cayon 10146-10250)
Obverse description: A crown over a bust
Obverse inscription: FR D VI DG HISP ET IND R
Reverse inscription: VTRA QVE VNVM LM 1754 JD

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Nether Wallop (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3137
Four figure Latitude: 51.13144249
Four figure longitude: -1.55835116
1:25K map: SU3137
1:10K map: SU33NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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