LVPL-FF64BD: Post medieval half crown of Chales I

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Unique ID: LVPL-FF64BD

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A silver half crown of Charles I, (1625-1649). Reverse: CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO; oval crown with C R above. IM: Plume (1630-1631). Group II, North no. 2205.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1630
Date to: Circa AD 1631

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 14.4 g
Diameter: 33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 25th March 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: Half crown
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Silver halfcrown: Charles I, Group 2 (N 2204 - 2208)
Obverse description: Worn King on horseback left. Group II.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS D G MAG BRI FRAN ET HIB REX
Reverse description: Oval crown with C R above.
Reverse inscription: CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Stapeley

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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