YORYM-930F2A: Post-Medieval Coin : Shilling of James I

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-930F2A

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver shilling of James I dating to the period AD 1603 - 1604. First coinage. First bust. Square shield reverse. Thistle initial mark. Mint of London.

North Vol 2, p.144, no.2072.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1603
Date to: Circa AD 1604

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.6 g
Diameter: 30.1 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05508

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Shilling
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Shilling: James I, 1603 - 1604 (N 2072, 2073)
Obverse description: Crowned bust right with mark of value XII behind
Obverse inscription: IACOBVS DG ANG SCO FRA [-----]REX
Reverse description: Square shield
Reverse inscription: EXVRGAT DEVS DISSIPENTVR INIMICI
Initial mark: Thistle
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
Parish or ward: Appleton-le-Street with Easthorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7373
Four figure Latitude: 54.14764921
Four figure longitude: -0.88388688
1:25K map: SE7373
1:10K map: SE77SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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