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Unique ID: HAMP-7BD9E1
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A post-medieval silver Portuguese 40 reis piece (pataco) or 50 reis piece (half tostao) of Peter II, John V or Joseph I and dating to 1683-1777. The coin is a brockage, the inverse of the reverse visible to the 'obverse'. The reverse depicts a worn plain cross with the legend .IN.HOC.SIGNO.VINCES. ('in this sign you will conquer') around.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 1.23 g
Diameter: 16.9 mm
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Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 810
Ruler/issuer: Peter II of Portugal
Type: silver coin the post-medieval Kings of Portugal
Obverse description: Plain cross
Obverse inscription: (quatrefoil) .IN.HOC.SIGNO.VINCES.
Reverse description: (Brockage)
Initial mark: Quatrefoil
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
4 Figure: SU5619
Four figure Latitude: 50.96770533
Four figure longitude: -1.2038782
1:25K map: SU5619
1:10K map: SU51NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.
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