LVPL-26A382: No. 48
Scottish silver 20pence coin of Charles I (1625-49),

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Unique ID: LVPL-26A382

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Scottish silver twentypence coin of Charles I (1625-49), probably Briot coinage, 1637-42.


No. 48


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1637
Date to: AD 1642

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 15.78 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Left facing bust with XX behind
Obverse inscription: CAR D G SCOT ANG FR ET HIB R
Reverse description: Crowned thistle
Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA THRONVM
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Newbold Astbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ8461
Four figure Latitude: 53.1459
Four figure longitude: -2.240668
1:25K map: SJ8461
1:10K map: SJ86SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: 8 years ago

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