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COIN

Unique ID: SF-FE98A0

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

A worn and clipped silver shilling of Charles I, c.1625-1649 AD. Uncertain type, the coin is clipped so that both legends have been entirely removed.

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 1625
Date to: Circa AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.01 g
Diameter: 20.23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2011

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's Ref.: 20

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Charles I)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Charles I, not further defined (N 2216 - 2234)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, value XII behind bust
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: A square shield over a cross moline, within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Mildenhall

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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: 10 years ago
Updated: 10 years ago

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