WILT-AA89F3: Post-Medieval Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-AA89F3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A fragment of a silver post-medieval French coin, possibly a 4 sols piece, dating to the period AD 1643-1715. Only a portion of the fleur-de-lys on the obverse survives, and on the reverse a small fragment of the fleur-de-lys on a shield.

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 1643
Date to: Exactly AD 1715

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.51 g
Diameter: 13.11 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Fiona Johnstone
Identified by: Miss Fiona Johnstone

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5214

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Obverse description: Part of a fleur-de-lys.
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Portion of a shield with fleur-de-lys in the top left hand corner.
Reverse inscription: [...]R[...]
Initial mark: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Shrewton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0743
Four figure Latitude: 51.18618583
Four figure longitude: -1.90122401
1:25K map: SU0743
1:10K map: SU04SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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