WILT-4C1A85: Post medieval: Threepence, Charles I

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Unique ID: WILT-4C1A85

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A very worn silver Post Medieval coin, possibly a threepence of Charles I dating to the period AD 1638-1642. Reverse type: rounded shield. Uncertain initial mark and bust type.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1638
Date to: Exactly AD 1642

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.75 g
Diameter: 15.16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Grace Clark
Identified by: Miss Grace Clark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4997

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Threepence
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Indiscernible
Obverse inscription: [...] D G [...]
Reverse description: Rounded shield.
Reverse inscription: [...] RM [...]
Initial mark: Indiscernible
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Shrewton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0644
Four figure Latitude: 51.19518893
Four figure longitude: -1.91551571
1:25K map: SU0644
1:10K map: SU04SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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