PUBLIC-BE4891: PUBLIC-BE4891-Modern gold sovereign of George IV

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-BE4891

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

A gold sovereign of George IV(1820-1830) Date 1821. First Edition. Obverse: Laureate head left, Reverse: St George and Dragon
Weight: 7.8 gms Diameter: 22mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MODERN
Period from: MODERN
Period to: MODERN
Date from: Exactly AD 1821
Date to: Exactly AD 1821

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.8 g
Diameter: 22 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 23rd June 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr William Burleigh
Identified by: Mr William Burleigh

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Malvern Hills (District)
To be known as: Newnham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: metal detecting Find
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

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

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