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COIN

Unique ID: SF-581272

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

A worn silver hammered sixpence of James I, dating to 1604. Tower mint, initial mark: lis. North 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: Circa AD 1604
Date to: Exactly AD 1604

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.57 g
Diameter: 25.66 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 21st March 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

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, mark of value 'VI' behind bust
Obverse inscription: IACOBVS D G MAG BRIT FR[A ET] HIB REX
Reverse description: Royal arms, date above
Reverse inscription: QVAE DEVS CONIVNXIT NEMO SEP[ARET]
Initial mark: Lis

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Bradfield St Clare

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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: SF
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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