LANCUM-5BEFB5: Post-medieval coin: Penny of Charles I (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-5BEFB5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Penny of Charles I dating from 1634-1640. Group D with a single pellet as the initial mark, no inner circles. North 2270.

Obv: CAROLVS D G M B F ET H REX

Rev: IVSTITIA THRONVM [FIRMAT]

NB: The object was not seen by the FLO in person. Images and findspot information were kindly provided by the rally organiser.

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 1634
Date to: Exactly AD 1640

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17 mm
Width: 16 mm
Weight: 1.1 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 10th April 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Charles I, Group D (N 2267 - 2271)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: [CAR]OLVS [D G M B F ET H REX]
Reverse description: garnished oval shield
Reverse inscription: [IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT]
Initial mark: single pellet

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Holt

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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: LANCUM
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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