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Unique ID: LANCUM-326648

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

Silver James VI half thistle merk dating 1612-13AD.

The diameter is 16mm and the weight 0.92g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1612
Date to: Exactly AD 1613

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 54 mm
Width: 18 mm
Weight: 1.45 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 13th February 2017 - Monday 13th February 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Stuart Noon
Identified by: Mr Stuart Noon
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: James VI of Scotland
Type: Scottish: Half thistle Merk of James VI, Silver, Eighth coinage (S 5498)
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: Ribble Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Pendleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD7539
Four figure Latitude: 53.84663226
Four figure longitude: -2.38146836
1:25K map: SD7539
1:10K map: SD73NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Minimal cultivation

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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