WMID-43996F: Post Medieval silver sixpence of James I (obverse and reverse)

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Unique ID: WMID-43996F

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A Post Medieval silver sixpence of James I (AD 1603-1625), dated AD 1606. Second coinage, Fourth bust. Initial mark: Rose. Mint of London. North (1991) vol 2. No. 2103.

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 1606
Date to: Exactly AD 1606

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.76 mm
Weight: 2.6 g
Diameter: 24.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 25th November 2017 - Saturday 25th November 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Victoria Allnatt
Identified by: Miss Victoria Allnatt

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sixpence
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Sixpence: James I, 1604-1619 (N 2102, 2103)
Obverse description: Crowned bust right, VI behind
Obverse inscription: IACOBVS D G MAG BRIT FRA ET HIB REX
Reverse description: Square topped shield, date above (1606).
Reverse inscription: QVA DEVS CONIVNXIT NEMO SEPARET
Initial mark: Rose
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Wyre Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Chaddesley Corbett (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO9175
Four figure Latitude: 52.37296789
Four figure longitude: -2.13362088
1:25K map: SO9175
1:10K map: SO97NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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