HAMP-7CA8F5: Post-medieval coin : tin farthing of William and Mary

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-7CA8F5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A post-medieval tin farthing with copper plug of William and Mary (1689-94), dated 1690 on the coin.
Reference: Spink 3451

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 1690
Date to: Circa AD 1690

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.48 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 13th August 2015 - Thursday 26th November 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Mr David Algar

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 175

Materials and construction

Primary material: Tin or tin alloy
Secondary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: William and Mary
Category: Modern
Type: Farthing (tin): William and Mary (S 3450 - 3451)
Obverse description: Conjoined busts of William and Mary right
Obverse inscription: GVLIELMVS ET MARIA
Reverse description: Britannia seated left
Reverse inscription: BR[ITAN] NI[A] date in exergue 1690
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: East Dorset (District)
To be known as: St. Leonards and St. Ives

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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