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LEIC-7A6B00: A6B00  three pence of James II

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Unique ID: LEIC-7A6B00

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval Silver threepence of James II, dated 1687.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1687

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 1.43 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 18th April 2005

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Obverse description: left facing laureate bust
Obverse inscription: JACOBVSIIDEIGRATIA
Reverse description: three I's below a crown
Reverse inscription: 1687MAGBRFRAETHIBREX

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Thornham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF7343
Four figure Latitude: 52.956472
Four figure longitude: 0.573967
1:25K map: TF7343
1:10K map: TF74SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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