LEIC-83A6AC: Post medieval silver half groat of Charles I, 1648-9

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-83A6AC

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post medieval silver half groat of Charles I, 1648-9. Aberystwyth Furnace mint.

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 1648
Date to: Circa AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Personal details

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Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: Aberystwyth
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Charles I, not further defined (N 2248 - 2260)
Obverse description: Bust facing left, II behind
Obverse inscription: CAROLVSDGMAGFRETHIREX
Reverse description: oval garnished shield
Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
To be known as: Melton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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