LEIC-5BCFB8: Post Medieval gold coin of James I

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Unique ID: LEIC-5BCFB8

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Post Medieval gold Half Crown of James I, 2nd Coinage, 1615-16 (North 2095).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1615
Date to: Circa AD 1616

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.25 mm
Weight: 1.21 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half crown
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: right facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: I D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Royal crest crowned with initials IR flanking.
Reverse inscription: TVEATVR VNITA DEVS
Initial mark: tun
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Broxtowe (District)
Parish or ward: Stapleford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4937
Four figure Latitude: 52.92817973
Four figure longitude: -1.27253079
1:25K map: SK4937
1:10K map: SK43NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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