SUR-E7969C:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-E7969C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Charles II, dating to the period AD 1660-1662. CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO reverse, depicting a square shield on a cross fleury. Mint of London. Crown initial mark. As North (1991) p.210 no.2772.

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 1660
Date to: Circa AD 1662

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.6 mm
Weight: 0.85 g
Diameter: 16.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 7th February 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Halfgroat: Charles II (N 2770 - 2772)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing left with II behind.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II D G MAG BRIT FRAN ET HIB REX
Reverse description: A square shield on a cross fleury.
Reverse inscription: CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO
Initial mark: Crown
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Worldham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7435
Four figure Latitude: 51.10952829
Four figure longitude: -0.94431796
1:25K map: SU7435
1:10K map: SU73NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Updated: 30 days ago

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