OXON-C51F44: Post-medieval coin: Penny of James I

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Unique ID: OXON-C51F44

Object type certainty: Certain
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A slightly clipped silver post-medieval penny of James I of England (AD 1603-1625), dating to the period AD 1610-1611. Mint of the Tower of London. North N2106/1.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1610
Date to: Circa AD 1611

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.75 mm
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 13.7 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Anni Byard
Identified by: Miss Anni Byard

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OXPAS2018.503

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Penny: James I, 1604-1619 (N 2106/1, 2106/2)
Obverse description: Rose
Obverse inscription: I [D G R]OSA [missing] INA
Reverse description: Thistle
Reverse inscription: TVEATER VNITA [missing]
Initial mark: Bell
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

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: Banbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP4741
Four figure Latitude: 52.06538732
Four figure longitude: -1.31580298
1:25K map: SP4741
1:10K map: SP44SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: OXON
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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