NLM-156BE2: Post-Medieval Coin: Shilling of William III

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-156BE2

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

Silver coin: Shilling of William III (1694-1702), issue of 1695-1701

Obverse description: Bust laureate right.

Obverse inscription: [---]MVS [--]

Reverse description: [cruciform shields]; indistinct trace of legend.

Diameter: 25.4mm, Weight: 4.87gms

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 1695
Date to: Exactly AD 1701

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.87 g
Diameter: 25.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 29th May 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39394

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: William III of England
Category: Modern
Type: Shilling: William III (S 3497 - 3519)
Obverse description: Bust laureate right
Obverse inscription: [---]MVS [--]
Reverse description: [cruciform shields]; indistinct trace of legend.
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Haxey

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 19 days ago
Updated: 16 days ago

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