NMS-18DBD4: Post-medieval token

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COIN

Unique ID: NMS-18DBD4

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

Quarter thistle merk (eighth) of James VI of Scotland, appears tinned or silvered on a copper alloy core, diameter 21mm, 1601-4.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1601
Date to: Exactly AD 1604

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 5th March 2013 - Tuesday 5th March 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Erica Darch
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 19104
Other reference: IND05032013ED

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Quarter thistle merk
Ruler/issuer: James VI of Scotland
Mint or issue place: Edinburgh Castle
Type: Scottish: Quarter thistle Merk of James VI, Silver, Eighth coinage (S 5499)
Obverse description: Arms of Scotland
Obverse inscription: IACO[...]SCOTO
Reverse description: Thistle
Reverse inscription: [...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: North Tuddenham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG0415
Four figure Latitude: 52.694238
Four figure longitude: 1.017331
1:25K map: TG0415
1:10K map: TG01NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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