DEV-FDB244: Post Medieval coin: half groat of the Commonwealth

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COIN

Unique ID: DEV-FDB244

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post Medieval silver halfgroat of the Commonwealth dating to AD 1649 - 1660. Mint of London. North (1991: 206) no.2728.

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 1649
Date to: Exactly AD 1660

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 15.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th March 2018 - Sunday 18th March 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Andy Robinson
Identified by: Mr Andy Robinson

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Club Find Ref NAD455

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Commonwealth of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Commonwealth (N 2728)
Obverse description: Shield of St George within wreath of palm and laurel.
Reverse description: Conjoined Shields of St George and Ireland with value mark II above.
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: Teignbridge (District)
Parish or ward: Haccombe with Combe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SX8971
Four figure Latitude: 50.52821717
Four figure longitude: -3.56740304
1:25K map: SX8971
1:10K map: SX81NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DEV
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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