SUR-00AB43:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-00AB43

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A milled copper alloy Irish halfpenny of George III (1760-1820), "London Coinage" dated to 1766. As Spink 6612.

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 1766
Date to: Circa AD 1766

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.4 mm
Weight: 5.59 g
Diameter: 26.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: George III of the United Kingdom
Mint or issue place: London
Type: Irish: halfpenny of George III, copper (S 6612-6614; 6621)
Obverse description: Laureate bust, right, with short hair and ribbons hanging at the back of the neck.
Obverse inscription: GEORGIVS III REX
Reverse description: Crowned Harp of Ireland.
Reverse inscription: HIBERNIA 1766
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Guildford (District)
Parish or ward: Worplesdon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU9652
Four figure Latitude: 51.25908949
Four figure longitude: -0.62560508
1:25K map: SU9652
1:10K map: SU95SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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