YORYM-96794D: Post-medieval Coin : 4 skilling of Christian IV of Denmark

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-96794D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver 4 skilling of Christian IV of Denmark (AD 1588-1648) issued in 1630.

Krause. C.L. and Mishler C. 'Catalogue of World Coins', 2nd ed, 1999, p.202, no.121.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1630
Date to: Exactly AD 1630

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.11 g
Diameter: 16.91 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Rania Zein-Elabdin
Identified by: Miss Rania Zein-Elabdin

Materials and construction

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

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 bust right.
Obverse inscription: CHRISTIAN III D G DAN
Reverse description: IIII//SKILI//NGDA//NSK (mark of value)
Reverse inscription: NOR.V ANO.GOTO.REX 1630
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Langtoft (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9967
Four figure Latitude: 54.08939738
Four figure longitude: -0.48793099
1:25K map: SE9967
1:10K map: SE96NE
WOEID: 26353271
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: Thursday 11th June 2015
Updated: Wednesday 15th July 2015

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