LANCUM-9B34B9: Post-medieval coin: Scottish twentypence of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-9B34B9

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Scottish twentypence piece of Charles I dating from c. AD1637-42. Type III of Falconer's first issue with letter B at end of obverse legend and letter F above crown on the reverse.

Obv: CAR D G SCOT ANG ET HIB REX crowned bust left with XX behind

Rev: IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT crowned thistle

Ref: Spink 5581 - 5591A

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 1637
Date to: Circa AD 1642

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.84 g
Diameter: 15.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2017

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: Twenty pence
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: Edinburgh Castle
Type: Scottish: Twentypence of Charles I, Third coinage (S 5581 - 5591A)
Obverse description: crowned bust left with XX behind
Obverse inscription: CAR D G SCOT ANG ET HIB REX
Reverse description: crowned thistle
Reverse inscription: IVSTITIA THRONVM FIRMAT
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Lancaster (District)
To be known as: Yealand

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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

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