LVPL-426784: Post-medieval shilling of James I

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Unique ID: LVPL-426784

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver shilling of James I, (AD1603-1625). Reverse: [QUAE DEUS CONIUNXIT]NEMO SEP[ARET]; square shield. Third bust, square beard. AD 1604-1619. North no. 2099.

Heavily clipped.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1604
Date to: Circa AD 1619

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.5 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 4th September 2016 - Sunday 4th September 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: James I, 1604-1619 (N 2099 - 2101)
Obverse description: Crowned bust right XII behind bust.
Obverse inscription: [IACOBVS D G M]AG BRIT FRAN ET [HIB REX]
Reverse description: Square shield.
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Laxton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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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Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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