SUR-7B1C7D: Post medieval coin: Halfcrown of Charles II

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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Unique ID: SUR-7B1C7D

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

A silver halfcrown of Charles II, 1679.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1679
Date to: Circa AD 1679

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 14.62 g
Diameter: 33.73 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B17-227

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half crown
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Category: Modern
Type: Halfcrown: Charles II (S 3361 - 3370)
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA
Reverse inscription: MAG BR FRA ET HIB REX 1679/ DECVS ET TVTAMEN ANNO REGNI TRICESIMO PRIMO (around the edge)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Crondall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU8046
Four figure Latitude: 51.20761563
Four figure longitude: -0.8561855
1:25K map: SU8046
1:10K map: SU84NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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