NLM-CE06B4: Post-Medieval Coin: Penny of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-CE06B4

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

Silver coin. Penny of Charles I (1625-1649), Tower mint issue of 1625-1642, possibly lightly clipped.

Obverse description: Bust left.

Obverse inscription: CAROLVS.D.G.M:B:F[--]

Reverse description: Arms of England, Scotland and Ireland in oval cartouche with long cross.

Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA.THRONVM.[FIRMAT]

Diameter: 14.2mm, Weight: 0.30gms, die axis: 12

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1625
Date to: Exactly AD 1642

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.3 g
Diameter: 14.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 8th September 2016

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM33848

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Charles I)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Charles I, not further defined (N 2261 - 2273)
Obverse description: Bust left
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS.D.G.M:B:F[--]
Reverse description: Arms of England, Scotland and Ireland in oval cartouche with long cross.
Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA.THRONVM.[FIRMAT]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Holme

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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