SOM-05154D: Post Medieval coin: 8 grana of Charles II of Spain as King of Naples

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-05154D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval silver 8 grana of Charles II of Spain as King of Naples dating to 1689 on coin. KM no.112.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1689
Date to: Exactly AD 1689

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 19.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt 19284

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Obverse description: Bust facing right with unclear symbol below
Obverse inscription: CARO[LVS. II. D. G. REX. HISP.]
Reverse description: Cross moline with double-scrolled ends, rays streaming from center.
Reverse inscription: [IN. HOC]. SIGNO. [VIN]CES. G. VIII. 1689
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Taunton Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Cheddon Fitzpaine (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST2427
Four figure Latitude: 51.03731241
Four figure longitude: -3.08531706
1:25K map: ST2427
1:10K map: ST22NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 12 months ago
Updated: 12 months ago

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