LVPL-C061B8: Post-Medieval halfgroat of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-C061B8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver halfgroat of Charles I, (1625-1649).

Obverse: CAROLVS D G MAG B[R FR] ET HIB REX; crowned bust facing II behind bust.

Reverse: IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT ; garnished oval.

Group D, fouth bust. Initial mark possible anchor, (1628-9).

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 1628
Date to: Circa AD 1629

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 16.27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 21st March 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Charles I, Group D (N 2254 - 2258)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing II behind bust.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS D G MAG B[R FR] ET HIB REX
Reverse description: Garnished oval, incised circles.
Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: Teignbridge (District)
To be known as: Exminster

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: 5 years ago

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