LVPL-B28285: Post-medieval shilling

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-B28285

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

A silver shilling probably of Anne, (1702-1714). Reverse: won, engraved M at 2.00. Obverse: worn bust left.

The coin has been curved into a gentle S-shape indicating that it may have been reused as a 'love token'.

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 1702
Date to: Circa AD 1714

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.8 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2016 - Tuesday 8th November 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Anne of Great Britain
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Shilling: Anne (S 3583 - 3589, 3608 - 3618)
Obverse description: Worn bust left.
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Rainow

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

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Audit data

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

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