LANCUM-82301F: Post-medieval coin: Shilling of Charles I (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-82301F

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

Shilling of Charles I dating from c. AD1641-43. Group F, bust type 4.4.

Obv: [C]AROLVS D G MAG BRI [FRA ET HIB REX]

Rev: [CHRISTO AVSPICE REGN]O

Ref: North 2231

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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 1641
Date to: Circa AD 1643

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.9 g
Diameter: 29 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
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: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Charles I)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: Charles I, Group F (N 2231 - 2232)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left with XII behind
Obverse inscription: [C]AROLVS D G MAG BRI [FRA ET HIB REX]
Reverse description: cross moline over square shield
Reverse inscription: [CHRISTO AVSPICE REGN]O
Initial mark: crown
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

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

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