SUR-A3905A:

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: SUR-A3905A

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

A hammered silver halfgroat of James I (1603-1625), first coinage, 1603-1604. Obverse: crowned bust left, with II behind, inital mark of thistle. Reverse: royal shield, no date, no legend. North (1991), p144, number 2076.

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 1603
Date to: Circa AD 1604

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 4th April 2018

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: James I, 1603 - 1604 (N 2076)
Obverse inscription: I D G ROSA SINE SPINA
Initial mark: Thistle
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Mapledurwell and Up Nately (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7050
Four figure Latitude: 51.24488888
Four figure longitude: -0.99852989
1:25K map: SU7050
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: IOW-7F7C22
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A post-Medieval silver halfgroat of James I (1603-1625), minted at London. First Coinage. Initial mark: thistle, 1603-1604 (North 1991, 144, …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: IOW-05B714
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A post-Medieval silver halfgroat of James I (1603-1625). First Coinage, 1603-1604, initial mark: thistle, 1603-1604 (North 1991: 144, ref: 2076).
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: IOW-3CA6A6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: POST MEDIEVAL
A post-Medieval silver halfgroat of James I (1603-1625), minted at London. First Coinage. Initial mark: lis, 1603-1604 (North 1991, 144, ref:…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 8 days ago
Updated: 5 days ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.