BUC-EAE5DC: Post medieval coin: Charles II

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

A silver post medieval half crown of Charles II (AD 1660-1685). The coin is milled.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1660
Date to: Circa AD 1685

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 10.81 g
Diameter: 32.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 25th January 2018

Personal details

Recorded by: Miss Arwen James
Identified by: Miss Arwen James

Other reference numbers

Other reference: AYBCM 4677

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Silver: Charles II, not further defined (N 2759 - 2775, S 3350 - 3390)
Obverse description: laureate and draped bust right
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II DEI GRATIA
Reverse inscription: [...] ET HIB REX
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Chiltern (District)
Parish or ward: Coleshill (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU9694
Four figure Latitude: 51.63662473
Four figure longitude: -0.61422387
1:25K map: SU9694
1:10K map: SU99SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date find submitted for recording
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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