LEIC-7A1B46: Post medieval gold 1/2 escudo of Johannes V

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Unique ID: LEIC-7A1B46

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Post Medieval silver gold 1/2 escudo (800 Reis) of John V of Portugal.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1730
Date to: Circa AD 1730

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.73 g
Diameter: 16 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: John V of Portugal
Type: gold coin the post-medieval Kings of Portugal
Obverse description: right facing laureate bust
Obverse inscription: IOANNES V DG PORT ET ALG REX
Reverse description: crowned coat of arms framed by scrollwork

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Rushcliffe (District)
Parish or ward: Upper Broughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6825
Four figure Latitude: 52.81825857
Four figure longitude: -0.99243328
1:25K map: SK6825
1:10K map: SK62NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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