DENO-FA0DD1: 1 Ore piece of Christina of Sweden, 1632-43, obverse

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-FA0DD1

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Copper alloy Swedish one Ore piece of Christina, Queen of Sweden 1632-54. The obverse shows the crowned arms of Sweden and reads CHRISTINA D G S[VE] GOT WAN REGINA […] P[…]. The reverse shows crossed arrows with a crown above and 1 and OR flanking, with another, unclear, object below. It reads MONETA NOVA C[V PR]EA D[AL]AR[ENSIS MDCIL]VI. The last few letters show the date in Roman numerals, probably 1646, although it is no longer very clear. The reverse has been struck off-centre. Diam c.49mm, thickness 3.3mm, weight 45.08g. [sweden]

Class: 1 Ore

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1646

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 3.3 mm
Weight: 45.08 g
Diameter: 49 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st January 1990

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Identified by: Ms Rachel Atherton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby Museum entry no. E4060

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Ruler of post-medieval kingdom of Denmark, Sweden or Norway
Type: Post medieval coin of the Kingdom of Denmark, Kingdom of Sweden and Kingdom of Norway
Obverse description: Crowned arms of Sweden.
Obverse inscription: CHRISTINA D G S[VE] GOT WAN REGINA […] P[…].
Reverse description: MONETA NOVA C[V PR]EA D[AL]AR[ENSIS MDCIL]VI / 1 OR
Initial mark: crossed arrows with a crown above, and 1 and OR fl

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: Erewash (District)
Parish or ward: Ockbrook and Borrowash (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK4036
Four figure Latitude: 52.919935
Four figure longitude: -1.406527
1:25K map: SK4036
1:10K map: SK43NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Other
Specific landuse: Garden

References cited

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