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Unique ID: FAKL-BB8515
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published
Medieval silver coin, a chinfrã,of Afonso V of Portugal, (1438-81), Lisbon mint, struck 1472-1484, cf NMGW-F18460, Mec 6, 1005. Clipped. Diameter 18.9mm, Mass 0.97g.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 18.9 mm
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Other reference: Birm 571
Ruler/issuer: Afonso V of Portugal
Mint or issue place: Unknown
Type: Silver half real or chinfrão
Obverse description: Crowned letter A with L below, surrounded by four pellets set in annulets.
Reverse description: Five small shields arranged in cross, each containing five pellets.
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
4 Figure: SJ8527
Four figure Latitude: 52.84029941
Four figure longitude: -2.22412774
1:25K map: SJ8527
1:10K map: SJ82NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
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