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Unique ID: WILT-36418B

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A worn and damaged silver threepence of Edward VI, Dublin mint; About 20 percent of the arc is missing. It measures 19.41mm in diameter, is 0.54mm thick and weighs 0.88g.

Spink 2002 nos 6489 6490 6491

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1547
Date to: Circa AD 1550

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.88 g
Diameter: 19.41 mm

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5128; 13s

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Mint or issue place: Dublin City
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Irish: coin of Edward VI in the name and portrait of Henry VIII, Old head coinage (S 6485 - 6493)
Obverse description: Bust facing
Obverse inscription: HENRIC HIB REX [...]
Reverse description: Royal arms over cross
Reverse inscription: [...] DVBLINIE
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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