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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-ED6AD8

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

A Post-Medieval silver coin of uncertain denomination and ruler, possibly a half groat of James I (AD 1603-1625) or Charles I (AD 1625-1649).

Obverse: Crowned bust.

Reverse: Rose or Thistle?

Notes:

Finder's find number 9.

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 1603
Date to: Circa AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.6 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 24th April 2009

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half groat
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: James I, not further defined (N 2076, 2104 - 2105/2, 2127)
Obverse description: Crowned bust, facing uncertain, probably left.
Reverse description: Rose or thistle?

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Ashford (District)
Parish or ward: Hothfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9743
Four figure Latitude: 51.152342
Four figure longitude: 0.815496
1:25K map: TQ9743
1:10K map: TQ94SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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