NLM-617803: Post-Medieval Silver Coin of an indeterminate denomination and issuer

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Unique ID: NLM-617803

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. A thin worn flan, an issue of an indeterminate ruler, with only one character - resembling I - from its hammered legend discerned on one side. Suggested date: possibly Post-Medieval, 1500-1660

Diameter: 22.1mm, Weight: 0.75gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1500
Date to: Circa AD 1660

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.75 g
Diameter: 22.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM37417

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Henry VII - Charles I
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Silver coin of Henry VII to Charles I, rev. coat of arms
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Wharton

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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