GLO-BB7B2F: GLO-BB7B2F A silver coin of Sigismund III

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-BB7B2F

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver coin of Sigismund III Vaza in Poland dating to 1623. A 3 polker/3 poltarak/1 Kruzierz coin.

Obverse is the shield of arms of Poland and the number 3 in a frame below. SIGIS.3.D.G. REX.P.M.D.L.

Reverse is a cross on the imperial orb inscribes 24 with the date in the field (2/3) MONE NO REG POLO

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1623

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.03 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2016 - Friday 1st September 2017

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Obverse description: Shield of arms of Poland and the number 3 in a frame below.
Obverse inscription: SIGIS.3.D.G. REX.P.M.D.L.
Reverse description: imperial orb inscribes 24 with the date in the field (2/3)
Reverse inscription: MONE NO REG POLO
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: North Somerset

Spatial coordinates


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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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