HAMP-277ED5: Post-Medieval coin : Rose farthing of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-277ED5

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A Post-Medieval copper-alloy rose farthing of Charles I (1625-1649), Type 2, initial mark: crescent (1636-1644).

Reference: North no.2291

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1636
Date to: Circa AD 1644

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.75 g
Diameter: 13.21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 16th February 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Winchester Museums Entry Form 3583

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Charles I)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Copper rose farthing of Charles I, type 2, single-arched crown (N 2291)
Obverse description: Single arched crown with two sceptres in saltire through it.
Obverse inscription: CAROLV DG MA BRI crescent
Reverse description: Single rose surmounted by single arched crown.
Reverse inscription: FRA ET H [..] REX crescent
Initial mark: Crescent
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Crawley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4334
Four figure Latitude: 51.103695
Four figure longitude: -1.387222
1:25K map: SU4334
1:10K map: SU43SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Find number: SOM-ABA76C
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
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Find number: SOM-CB5926
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
Post medieval copper alloy rose farthing of Charles I (1625-1649), Type 2, initial mark crescent, 1636-1644 AD, North (1993:165) no.2291.
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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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