LVPL-11F7A7: Uncertain date melted coin

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Unique ID: LVPL-11F7A7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A possible silver coin of post-medieval date. The thickness of one edge of the object suggests that it may have been a coin which has been exposed to fire or deliberately melted down. The resulting 'waste' is undiagnostic and dating is uncertain.

Dimensions: 16mm in length, 15mm in width, 4.6g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN
Period from: UNKNOWN
Period to: UNKNOWN
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1500

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 16 mm
Width: 15 mm
Weight: 4.6 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2016 - Friday 16th September 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Cast
Completeness: Fragment

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Flintshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Flintshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Llansa

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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