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Unique ID: SUR-2B4FA9
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A clipped and extremely worn silver shilling of Charles I (1625-1649), group E, unclear initial mark, dating to 1636-1643. Obverse: bust with XII behind. Reverse: square shield over cross pattee moline. As North (1991), p160, number 2227-2230.
The coin has been clipped to the inner circles, suggesting revaluation or re-use as a token.
Recorded from details emailed by the finder.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 3.2 g
Diameter: 23 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 23rd January 2022
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Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Charles I, Group E (N 2227 - 2230/3)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, mark of value behind.
Obverse inscription: [...]
Reverse description: Square shield over cross pattee moline.
Reverse inscription: [...]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
4 Figure: SU7352
Four figure Latitude: 51.26249411
Four figure longitude: -0.95515059
1:25K map: SU7352
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
|Author||Publication Year||Title||Publication Place||Publisher||Pages||Reference|
|North, J.J.||1991||English Hammered Coinage: Volume 2. Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662||London||Spink and Son Ltd|