SWYOR-666722: Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-666722

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

One ore piece from Sweden. Possibly a coin of Fredrik I (1720-51).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1720
Date to: AD 1751

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.43 g
Diameter: 23.42 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Marshall
Identified by: Mr Peter Spencer
Secondary identifier: Ms Anna Marshall

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

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: Crownred shield with two diagonally crossing arrows within. On the right of the shield is the letter 'O'.
Reverse description: Three crowns on two rows (two at the top and one below)with the letters FRS above.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
District: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
To be known as: Hemsworth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
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: SWYOR
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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