FAKL-0B50AC: Post Medieval coin, Rose farthing of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: FAKL-0B50AC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Post Medieval copper alloy coin, a Rose Farthing of Charles I (1625-1649) Very poor condition with most detail missing. Obverse: Crown and crossed sceptres, inscription lost. Reverse: Crowned rose, FRAN[.....Diameter 15.3mm, Mass 0.42g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1636
Date to: Circa AD 1644

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.42 g
Diameter: 15.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 19th March 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SWY 924

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Copper rose farthing of Charles I, not further defined
Obverse description: Crown and crossed sceptres, . Reverse:
Obverse inscription: inscription lost
Reverse description: Crowned rose
Reverse inscription: FRAN[..
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
District: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Darrington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4819
Four figure Latitude: 53.66528635
Four figure longitude: -1.27503599
1:25K map: SE4819
1:10K map: SE41NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting

References cited

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Audit data

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Updated: About one year ago

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