LVPL-3D2C4D: Post-Medieval halfgroat of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-3D2C4D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver halfgroat of Charles I, (AD 1625-1649). Reverse: IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT; Oval garnished shield. Mint mark unclear, C.f North number 2250.

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 1625
Date to: Circa AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 15.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st October 2014 - Thursday 8th January 2015

Personal details

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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 B (N 2250, 2251)
Obverse description: Second bust with mark of value II behind.
Obverse inscription: [CAROLVS D G MAG BRI FR ET HIB] R[EX]
Reverse description: Oval garnished shield.
Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

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: Neston

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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