GLO-CFE316: 1 GLO-CFE316 coin of Charles I

Rights Holder: Bristol City Council
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Unique ID: GLO-CFE316

Object type certainty: Certain
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Three coins of Charles I

Silver halfcrown of Charles I Oxford mint dated to 1642

Obverse: King wearing armour, holding a sword, on horseback facing left. Plume (oxford type) behind.

Obverse inscription: [CA]ROLUS D G MAG FRI ET HIB REX

Reverse: RELIG PROT LEG ANG LIBER PAR between two straight lines, with three, thick plumes (oxford type) above and date 1642 below.

Reverse inscription: EXVRGAT DEVS DISSIPENTVR [INI]MICI

Diameter: 35mm, weight:14.77g, die axes 5 o'clock

N2411

Silver halfcrown of Charles I dated to 1638-1639 Tower mint
Obverse: King wearing armour, holding a sword, on horseback facing left
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS D G MAG BR FR ET HI REX
Reverse: oval shield with the royal coat of arms
Reverse inscription: CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO
Mint mark: anchor
Diameter 34mm, weight 14.28g Die axes: 4 o'clock

N2211

Silver shilling of Charles I dated to 1640-1641 Tower mint

Obverse: Crowned bust left; XII behind

Obverse inscription: CAROLUS [D G] MAG BRT FRA ET HI REX

Reverse: Square shield with the royal coat of arms over cross fourchée

Reverse inscription: C[HR]ISTO AVSPICE REGNO

Mint mark: star

Diameter 31mm, weight 5.65g Die axes: 7 o'clock

N2231

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Submitted for consideration as Treasure

Treasure details

Treasure case tracking number: 2018T436

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1642

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 3

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 31st March 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Other reference numbers

Treasure case number: 2018T436

Materials and construction

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

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
District: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Sodbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST7581
Four figure Latitude: 51.52735276
Four figure longitude: -2.36176321
1:25K map: ST7581
1:10K map: ST78SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: GLO
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

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