BERK-83E19A:

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: BERK-83E19A

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

A silver halfgroat of The Commonwealth of England (AD1649-1660) as North 2728, Mint: London, Dated AD1649-1660

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 1649
Date to: Circa AD 1660

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.3 mm
Weight: 0.63 g
Diameter: 16.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st October 2021

Personal details

This information is restricted for your access level.

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Commonwealth of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Commonwealth (N 2728)
Obverse description: Shield of St.George within wreath formed of a palm and laurel branch
Reverse description: Conjoined shields of St.George and Ireland with mark of value (II) above
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Solihull (Metropolitan District)
District: Solihull (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Balsall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP2176
Four figure Latitude: 52.38163561
Four figure longitude: -1.692906
1:25K map: SP2176
1:10K map: SP27NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: WILT-7C2FEE
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A post medieval silver halfgroat of the Commonwealth of England, dating to AD 1649-1660. Minted at London. North (1991: 206) no. 2728.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: DENO-9AF4C5
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A silver post-medieval halfgroat of the Commonwealth (1649-1660). London (Tower) mint (1649-1660; North 2728).
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-409A39
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A silver halfgroat of the Commonwealth, c.1649-1660 AD. As North, 1975: no. 2728.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: BERK
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.