LON-4F242D: Post Medieval. 17th century, copper alloy danish II Skilling coin of Frideric III, dated AD.1660.

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COIN

Unique ID: LON-4F242D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval. 17th century, copper alloy danish II Skilling coin of Frideric III, dated AD.1660. Obverse, crowned oval shield with three lions rampant, legend, FRIDERIC III: D .G . DA. Reverse, .II. /SKILLI/NG DA/NSK in central field with legend, NOR . VAN .GOT. REX . 1660.

Weight: 1.18g
Diameter: 18.2mm

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 1660
Date to: Circa AD 1660

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.18 g
Diameter: 18.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Edwin Wood
Identified by: Mr Edwin Wood

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Ruler of post-medieval kingdom of Denmark, Sweden or Norway
Type: Post medieval coin of the Kingdom of Denmark, Kingdom of Sweden and Kingdom of Norway
Obverse description: crowned oval shield with three lions rampant
Obverse inscription: FRIDERIC III: D .G . DA
Reverse description: .II. /SKILLI/NG DA/NSK in central field
Reverse inscription: NOR . VAN .GOT. REX . 1660.
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: London (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: Tower Hamlets (London Borough)
Parish or ward: St. Katharine's and Wapping (London Borough Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3480
Four figure Latitude: 51.50305749
Four figure longitude: -0.07075664
1:25K map: TQ3480
1:10K map: TQ38SW
What3Words: video.glue.jumped
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LON
Created: Wednesday 6th April 2016
Updated: Tuesday 12th April 2016

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