PUBLIC-4CE5AC: PUBLIC-4CE5AC- Post medieva silver penny of CharlesI

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A very worn and clipped post medieval silver penny of Charles I (AD1625-1649) Group E 1625-1649, Single pellet initial mark and inner circle on the obverse only. Thanks g

Obverse: crowned bust left I behind.

Reverse: Round garnished shield.

The coin appears to have been double struck has been pierced from the obverse to the reverse close to the edge at 6 o clock. The hole is rectangular in shape - possibly made with a rectangular punch or nail head.

JJ North vol 2 1991 page: 163. reference: 2272

Weight: 0.9gms Diameter: 13.3mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1625
Date to: Circa AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.9 g
Diameter: 13.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 5th November 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr William Burleigh
Identified by: Mr William Burleigh

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: Aberystwyth
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: Charles I, Group E (N 2272)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left ! behind
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS D G [MAG B F ET HI R]EX
Reverse description: Round garnished shield with pellet
Reverse inscription: I[V]STITIA [THRONVM FIRMAT]
Initial mark: pellet
Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Cherwell (District)
Parish or ward: Deddington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4730
Four figure Latitude: 51.96649699
Four figure longitude: -1.3173093
1:25K map: SP4730
1:10K map: SP43SE
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 Find
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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