LON-C7C1F8: A complete Post Medieval copper alloy coin of either Philip IV of Spain (AD 1621-1665) or Charles II of Spain (AD 1665-1700), valuing one dinero.

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Unique ID: LON-C7C1F8

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A complete Post Medieval copper alloy coin of either Philip IV of Spain (AD 1621-1665) or Charles II of Spain (AD 1665-1700), valuing one dinero. This is the local coinage in Valencia. The coin is worn and has been struck near the centre with a punch that has distorted the shape, making the coin concave. The edges are irregular and jagged, appearing to have cracked when initially struck.

Obverse: [...]C[...]; crowned bust left.

Reverse: [...]D[...]; Lily plant.

Other Valencia, one dineros on the database are LON-5C7313, LON-5BE3B3 and PUBLIC-A2DF5C.

Dimensions: diameter: 11.60mm; Weight: 0.69g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.69 g
Diameter: 11.6 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Stuart Wyatt
Identified by: Mr Stuart Wyatt

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: dinero
Ruler/issuer: Phillip IV of Spain
Obverse description: Crowned bust left.
Obverse inscription: [...]C[...]
Reverse description: Lily plant.
Reverse inscription: [...]D[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: London (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: Southwark (London Borough)
Parish or ward: Surrey Docks (London Borough Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3679
Four figure Latitude: 51.49359401
Four figure longitude: -0.04234424
1:25K map: TQ3679
1:10K map: TQ37NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Mudlarking
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LON
Created: About one month ago
Updated: About one month ago

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