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Unique ID: SF8183

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.71 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st December 2000

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Helen Geake
Identified by: Dr Helen Geake

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's ref. 6800

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Jetton/ token data

Issuer: Charles I of England
Denomination: Token farthing
Obverse description: Double-arched crown with two sceptres in saltire through it. The sceptres appear to reach to the edge of the coin. A small area is missing, removing the end of the inscription.
Obverse inscription: CAROL[VS] D G MAG BRI
Reverse description: Rose with crown above; details are hard to see.
Reverse inscription: [F]RAN ET HIB REX

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Waveney (District)
To be known as: COVEHITHE

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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