William III 1694 - 1702 AD - Farthing

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-56E0DB
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 Chronology
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1699
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: William III of England
Category: Modern
Type: Farthing: William III (S 3557 - 3558)
Obverse description: laureate and cuirassed bust facing right
Reverse description: Britannia seated left
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Swale (District) 
Parish or ward: Sheldwich (Civil Parish)  
 Description

Post Medieval Coin: A worn copper alloy milled farthing of William III (1694-1702 AD). The obverse shows a laureate and cuirassed bust facing. The reverse has Britannia seated left with the date 1699 at the end of the legend. The coin is from the second issue coinage. Coin Reference: Spink, Coins of England (2016) No. 3558.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.98 g
Diameter: 22 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper Alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 10th September 2016

 Coin references
Spink 3558
 Site
Medway History Finders MDC - Arable

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-FDC1FD
Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
 Chronology
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1700
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: William III of England
Category: Modern
Type: Farthing: William III (S 3557 - 3558)
Obverse description: Laureate bust right.
Obverse inscription: GVLIELMVS TERTIVS
Reverse description: Britannia seated left.
Reverse inscription: BRITANNIA
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Sevenoaks (District) 
Parish or ward: Fawkham (Civil Parish) 
 Description

Post Medieval Coin: A worn copper alloy milled farthing of William III (1694-1702 AD). The obverse shows a laureate and cuirassed bust facing right and the legend GULIELMUS TERTIUS. The reverse has Britannia seated left with the date 1700 in the exergue. The coin is from the first issue coinage. Coin Reference: Spink, Coins of England (2010) No. 3557.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Diameter: 23 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper Alloy
Manufacture method: Milled
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 12th October 2014

 Coin references
Spink 3557
 Site
Grass 2z