SUSS-1023A7: coin reverse

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-1023A7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Small denomination silver coin of Charles I.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1625
Date to: AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.17 mm
Weight: 0.45 g
Diameter: 16.47 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Dominic ANDREWS
Identified by: Mr Dominic ANDREWS

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Bust, facing right, with 'I' to left of bust.
Obverse inscription: [---]REX[-----]
Reverse description: Oval garnished shield of Charles I.
Reverse inscription: [IUS TH]RONVM’FIRMAT
The 'I' in FIRMAT looks like a 'J'.
Initial mark: trefoil?
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)
To be known as: Berwick

Spatial coordinates


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: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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