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Unique ID: WMID-1B43B4
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A Post Medieval silver shilling of James II (AD 1685-88). Dating to AD 1685. Spink no. 3410.
Obverse: [...]II DEI [...]
Reverse: 16/85 . MAG./BR. FRA./ ET. HIB/ REX.
Overall dimensions: 24.9mm in diameter and 5.09g in weight.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 5.09 g
Diameter: 24.9 mm
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Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Type: Shilling: James II (S 3410 - 3411)
Obverse description: Laureate bust left.
Obverse inscription: [...]II. DEI[...]
Reverse description: Crowned cruciform shields.
Reverse inscription: 16/85. MAG./ BR. FRA./ ET. HIB/ REX.
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
4 Figure: SJ5201
Four figure Latitude: 52.60465164
Four figure longitude: -2.71019967
1:25K map: SJ5201
1:10K map: SJ50SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
|Author||Publication Year||Title||Publication Place||Publisher||Pages||Reference|
|Spink and Son Ltd||2001||Coins of England and the United Kingdom||London||Spink and Son Ltd||41st edition, p. 323||no. 3410|