SOM-C6FDD3: Post Medieval Coin: Royal farthing token of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-C6FDD3

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

Copper alloy farthing token of Charles I (1625-1649).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1625
Date to: Ante AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 16th September 2007

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Madeleine Knibb
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Corfe Castle Rally Reference 852

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Token farthing
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Crown and sceptres in a saltire
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Crowned harp
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: Purbeck (District)
To be known as: Corfe Castle

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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