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WMID-99EA86: Post Medieval milled silver Fourpence of Charles II (obverse and reverse)

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Unique ID: WMID-99EA86

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete Post Medieval milled silver Fourpence of Charles II (AD 1660-1685). Reverse depicts four interlocking C's with four emblems in the angles. The coin is dated AD 1679, Minted in London. Spink (2006) No. 3384.

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 1679
Date to: Exactly AD 1679

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.9 mm
Weight: 2.1 g
Diameter: 19.1 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Fourpence
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Fourpence: Charles II (S 3383 - 3384)
Obverse description: draped bust facing right
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS.II./DEI.GRATIA
Reverse description: interlocking C's with four emblems above
Reverse inscription: 16/69.MAG.BR.FRA.ET.HIB.REX
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wychavon (District)
Parish or ward: Stoulton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO9250
Four figure Latitude: 52.14822675
Four figure longitude: -2.11833136
1:25K map: SO9250
1:10K map: SO95SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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