SUR-515E83:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-515E83

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cuirassed bust tin farthing of James II (1685-1688). Both sides have a square hole in the centre. The reverse and date are illegible. As Spink 3420.

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 1685
Date to: Circa AD 1686

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.3 mm
Weight: 5.71 g
Diameter: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 15th August 2019

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Tin or tin alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: James II of England
Category: Modern
Type: Farthing (tin): James II (S 3420 - 3421)
Obverse description: Laureate and Cuirassed bust, right.
Obverse inscription: IACOBVS SECVNDVS
Reverse description: Illegible
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Padworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6167
Four figure Latitude: 51.39876237
Four figure longitude: -1.12454675
1:25K map: SU6167
1:10K map: SU66NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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