ESS-ED40E8: A copper alloy Post Medieval duit of Zeeland, issued by the Dutch East India Company, dating AD1794.

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-ED40E8

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A copper alloy Post Medieval duit of Zeeland, issued by the Dutch East India Company, dating AD1794. Obverse reads ZEE / LAN / DIA / 1794.The reverse shows a lion rampant above waves.

Dimensions: diameter: 21.28 mm; weight: 1.65g.

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 1794
Date to: Circa AD 1794

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.65 g
Diameter: 21.28 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr B Paites
Identified by: Mr B Paites

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Duit
Ruler/issuer: Republic of the United Netherlands
Mint or issue place: Zeeland
Type: Republic of the United Netherlands: copper duit
Obverse inscription: ZEE/LAN/DIA/1794
Reverse description: Lion Rampant above waves
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Basildon (District)
Parish or ward: Bowers Gifford and North Benfleet (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ7588
Four figure Latitude: 51.56372323
Four figure longitude: 0.52338945
1:25K map: TQ7588
1:10K map: TQ78NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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