COIN

Unique ID: IOW-0892E6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A post-Medieval silver 1-Ore of Karl (Charles) XI of Sweden (1660-1697 AD), minted at Reval (Tallinn), Estonia under Swedish administration. Dated 1667 on coin.
Obverse: CAROLVS.D:G.REX.SVE; Lion rampant in crowned shield dividing date 16-67
Reverse: MON.NOV.CIVIT.REVAL; Reval coat of arms (three leopards passant) in crowned shield dividing value, 1-R
Diameter: 17.8mm; Weight: 0.74g.
Ref: World Coins C17th, page 205; ref. KM# 9.1.

Subsequent actions

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

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Exactly AD 1667

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 0.74 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st January 1995 - Sunday 31st December 1995

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett - [view all attributed records]
Secondary identifier: Mr Robert Webley - [ view all attributed records]

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2011-2-341

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: other [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: Non-English coin 1489 onwards [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: Lion rampant in crowned shield dividing date, 16-67
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS.D:G.REX.SVE
Reverse description: Reval coat of arms (three leopards passant) in crowned shield dividing value, 1-R
Reverse inscription: MON.NOV.CIVIT.REVAL
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair [ scope notes | view all attributed records]

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East
County: Isle Of Wight
District: Isle Of Wight
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m[scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Thursday 20th October 2011
Updated: Saturday 22nd October 2011

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