YORYM-54F44D: Post-Medieval Coin : Uncertain denomination and ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-54F44D

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A worn silver coin of uncertain denomination probably of Post-Medieval date, c.AD 1485 - 1660. The coin is worn smooth on both faces though is stamped on one side with the initials PC topped by a left facing fish. Probably reused as a love token.

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 1485
Date to: Circa AD 1660

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 19.5 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05711

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: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Bridlington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA1768
Four figure Latitude: 54.09460934
Four figure longitude: -0.2124881
1:25K map: TA1768
1:10K map: TA16NE
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: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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