NLM-0E61D8: Post-Medieval Coin: Halfpenny of George III

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-0E61D8

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy coin. Halfpenny of George III (1760-1820), fourth issue, Birminbgham Soho mint, dated 1807.

Obverse description: Bust right, date in exergue: 1807

Obverse inscription: [-]ORGI[---] 1807

Reverse description: Britannia seated left, exergual line.

Diameter: 28.6mm, Weight: 7.98gms, die axis: 6

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 1807
Date to: Exactly AD 1807

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.98 g
Diameter: 28.6 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM39515

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: George III of the United Kingdom
Mint or issue place: Birmingham
Category: Modern
Type: Halfpenny: George III (S 3774, 3778, 3781)
Obverse description: Bust right, date in exergue: 1807
Obverse inscription: [-]ORGI[---] 1807
Reverse description: Britannia seated left, exergual line.
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

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: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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