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Unique ID: BUC-147652
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A gold post medieval guinea of James II (1685-1688) dating to 1688.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 8.12 g
Diameter: 25.2 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 8th September 2016
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Other reference: AYBCM 4559
Denomination: Guinea (gold)
Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Type: Gold: James II, not further defined (S 3396 - 3405)
Obverse description: Bust facing left
Obverse inscription: DEI.GRATIA.JACOBVS II
Reverse description: Crowned shields arranged in cross, sceptre in saltire between
Reverse inscription: 88 MAG.BR.FRA.ET.HIB.REX.16
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
4 Figure: SP8822
Four figure Latitude: 51.88961893
Four figure longitude: -0.72270717
1:25K map: SP8822
1:10K map: SP82SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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