NLM-964CBE: Post-Medieval Coin: Penny of Charles I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-964CBE

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Penny of Charles I (1625-1649), cf. Spink no. 2845, Group D, Tower mint issue of 1625-1642, probably for Charles. Error in obverse legend.

Obverse description: Bust left, I behind head.

Obverse inscription: CAROLLVS D.G.M.B.F.ET.H.REX

Reverse description: Shield or cartouche with Arms of England, Scotland and Ireland

Reverse inscription: [IVSTITIA] THRONVM FIR[MAT]

Diameter: 14.5mm, Weight: 0.50gms, die axis: 9

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1625
Date to: Exactly AD 1642

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 14.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 11th August 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM37033

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Charles I)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Charles I, Group D (N 2267 - 2271)
Obverse description: Bust left, I behind head
Obverse inscription: CAROLLVS D.G.M.B.F.ET.H.REX
Reverse description: Shield or cartouche with Arms of England, Scotland and Ireland
Reverse inscription: [IVSTITIA] THRONVM FIR[MAT]
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Kettlestone

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: 2 years ago

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