NLM-AE4046: Post-Medieval Coin: Halfpenny of George II

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-AE4046

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy coin. Milled halfpenny of George II (1727-1760), issue of 1729-1754, dated 1747

Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed left.

Obverse inscription: GEOR[---]

Reverse description: Britannia seated left, date in exergue [1747].

Reverse inscription: [---] NIA

Diameter: 28.2mm, Weight: 8.40gms, 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 1747
Date to: Exactly AD 1747

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 8.4 g
Diameter: 28.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 6th November 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: NLM40708

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: George II of Great Britain
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Halfpenny: George II (S 3717 - 3719)
Obverse description: Bust laureate cuirassed left.
Obverse inscription: GEOR[---]
Reverse description: Britannia seated left.
Reverse inscription: [---] NIA
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

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: Low Burnham

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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
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