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SWYOR-FA1F48: SWYOR-FA1F48 post Medieval Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-FA1F48

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

A very worn Post Medieval Scottish coin, a copper twopence, or 'turner' or 'bodle' of James VI (1567-1625), Charles I (1625-1649), or Charles II (1649-1685). The obverse is illegible. A thistle is just visible on the reverse. The coin has a dark brown patina. Die axis unknown.

Length: 15.87 mm
Width: 18.68 mm
Thickness: 0.94 mm

Weight: 1.07g

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 1550
Date to: Circa AD 1685

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.87 mm
Width: 18.68 mm
Thickness: 0.94 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 27th November 2019 - Thursday 27th February 2020

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS Form No 003603

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Turner
Obverse description: illegible
Obverse inscription: illegible
Reverse description: thistle
Reverse inscription: illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Selby (District)
Parish or ward: Ryther cum Ossendyke (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE5536
Four figure Latitude: 53.81737902
Four figure longitude: -1.16609002
1:25K map: SE5536
1:10K map: SE53NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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