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Unique ID: DEV-6CBEC6
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A highly abraded and clipped Post-Medieval silver Portuguese Tostao, possibly of Phillipe II (AD 1598-1621), but probably dating to c. AD 1598-1650. Uncertain mint.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 7.99 g
Diameter: 31.1 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2015 - Thursday 31st December 2015
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Other reference: SCC receipt: 019901
Ruler/issuer: Phillip II of Portugal (III of Spain)
Type: silver coin the post-medieval Kings of Portugal
Obverse description: Crowned shield of portugal, flanked with L to left.
Obverse inscription: [...](L)[...]
Reverse description: Voided short cross pattee with cinquefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [...] H[...]
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
4 Figure: SX8242
Four figure Latitude: 50.2661537
Four figure longitude: -3.65700316
1:25K map: SX8242
1:10K map: SX82SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
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