KENT-E36285: KENT-E36285

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-E36285

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Post Medieval silver 2 Skilling piece of Christian IV (1588-1648) of Denmark (and Norway), dated 1625. (Krause and Mishler 2003, 17th century, 3rd edition, p. 179, ref. KM#29).

Similar coins have been recorded on the databse: IOW-3CACE6

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 1625

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.9 mm
Weight: 0.91 g
Diameter: 16.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Jennifer Jackson
Identified by: Miss Jennifer Jackson

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 shield (royal arms) on long cross
Obverse inscription: CHRIS/TIAN/IIII D/GAN
Reverse description: Central ring with value, lettering and date surround, mintmark after date
Reverse inscription: II./SKILL/ING DA/NSK; NOR.VAN. GOTO. REX 1625.
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Canterbury (District)
Parish or ward: Herne and Broomfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR1766
Four figure Latitude: 51.35162233
Four figure longitude: 1.11497745
1:25K map: TR1766
1:10K map: TR16NE
WOEID: 26345900
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: Thursday 9th July 2015
Updated: Thursday 9th July 2015

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