LVPL-043F52: Post medieval coin: Charles I

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Unique ID: LVPL-043F52

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver coin of Charles I c. AD 1625-1649 pierced through crown from obverse to reverse.

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
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 15.62 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 17th August 2014

Rally details.

This object was found at Bickley Hall Farm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Justine Biddle
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Miss Justine Biddle

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Silver: Charles I, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust left. Legend begins at chin
Obverse inscription: CAR DG SCOT FR ET HIB R
Reverse description: Possible crown over thistle
Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA THRONVM[]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Bickley

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst metal detecting with landowners permission
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Updated: 4 years ago

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