LVPL-475746: Medieval Scottish coin

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Unique ID: LVPL-475746

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of James I 91603-1625). Reverse: [TVEATVR VNITA DE]VS; crowned thistle. Probably second coinage as there is a stop after DEVS on the reverse, initial mark is unknown, AD 1604-1619.

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: 0.3 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2014 - Tuesday 30th December 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: James I, not further defined (N 2077, 2106/1, 2106/2, 2128)
Obverse description: Crowned rose.
Obverse inscription: [I D G ROS]A SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Crowned thistle.
Reverse inscription: [TVEATVR VNITA DE]VS
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Sandbach

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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Audit data

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

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