CORN-B52604: reverse of 5 reis of Joseph I of Portugal

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COIN

Unique ID: CORN-B52604

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Copper alloy 5 reis of King Joseph I (1750-1777) of Portugal [portugal]

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: returned to finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture:
Date from: Circa AD 1750
Date to: AD 1777

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 3.9 g
Diameter: 28.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 25th February 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Tyacke
Identified by: Ms Anna Tyacke
Secondary identifier: Dr Barrie Cook

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Portuguese coat of arms and legend
Obverse inscription: IOSEPHUS D[EI GRATIA]
Reverse description: large V within wreath with date either side but too worn to see date
Reverse inscription: PORT[UGALIAE] ET ALGARBIORUM REX

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
District: Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Ludgvan (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SW5132
Four figure Latitude: 50.13569
Four figure longitude: -5.48584
1:25K map: SW5132
1:10K map: SW52NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: returned to finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: CORN
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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