PUBLIC-4002B9: A complete post medieval copper alloy coin of Phillip IV of Spain (AD 1621-1665) valuing one liard and of date 1644 found in Greater Londong

Rights Holder: Oliver Clark
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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-4002B9

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete Post Medieval copper alloy coin of Phillip IV of Spain (AD 1621-1665) valuing one liard and dated AD1644. Obverse: Crowned shields and reading [PHIL. I]III. D. G. HIS[P. ET. INDIAR. REX.]; Reverse: Crowned shield with split date across centre and reading ARCHID[. AVST.] DVX. BV[RG. BRAB.].

Dimensions: Diameter: 24.5mm; Weight: 2.93g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1644
Date to: Exactly AD 1644

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.93 g
Diameter: 24.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 29th August 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Oli Clark
Identified by: Mr Oli Clark

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Liard
Ruler/issuer: Phillip IV of Spain
Obverse description: Crowned shields
Obverse inscription: [PHIL. I]III. D. G. HIS[P. ET. INDIAR. REX.]
Reverse description: Crowned shield with split date 1644 across centre
Reverse inscription: ARCHID[. AVST.] DVX. BV[RG. BRAB.]

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
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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