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PUBLIC-B31B97: Post Medieval silver coin

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-B31B97

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

Post Medieval silver coin

Charles I (1625-49) halfpenny, London

Holed.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.21 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 10th June 2009

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NMWPA 2009.218.24

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Charles I)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfpenny: Charles I (N 2274)
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
Parish or ward: Dymock (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7031
Four figure Latitude: 51.976649
Four figure longitude: -2.438166
1:25K map: SO7031
1:10K map: SO73SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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