SUSS-F61565: COIN: A Post Medieval silver rose penny of Charles I or II

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Unique ID: SUSS-F61565

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A Post Medieval silver halfgroat of Charles I dating to the period AD 1625 to 1649. Group A, crowned double rose on obverse and reverse. Initial mark anchor. Uncertain mint.

Cf. North Vol. II. Group A, No. 2249. pp. 161.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.82 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 15.61 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 14th July 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Hannah Page
Identified by: Miss Hannah Page

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Charles I, Group A (N 2248, 2249)
Obverse description: Crowned double rose.
Obverse inscription: [C D G] ROSA SIN[A SPINA]
Reverse description: Crowned double rose.
Reverse inscription: [IVS TH]RONVM [FIR]M[A]T
Initial mark: Anchor
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Arun (District)
Parish or ward: Angmering (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ0709
Four figure Latitude: 50.87060862
Four figure longitude: -0.48072672
1:25K map: TQ0709
1:10K map: TQ00NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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