KENT-F27945: James I halfgroat

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Unique ID: KENT-F27945

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An incomplete post-Medieval silver halfgroat of James I (1603-1625), minted at London. Second Period Coinage (1604-1619), initial mark is illegible, North (1991) no 2105/1.

Measurements: Diameter: 17.16mm Thickness: 0.62mmWeight: 0.73g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1604
Date to: Circa AD 1619

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.62 mm
Weight: 0.73 g
Diameter: 17.16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
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, 1604-1619 (N 2104 - 2105/2)
Obverse description: Crowned (Small) Rose
Obverse inscription: [+I.']D.'G.'ROSA.'SINE[.'SPINA]
Reverse description: Crowned (small) Thistle
Reverse inscription: +.TVEA[TVR.VNITA.DEVS]
Initial mark: Illegible
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Maidstone (District)
Parish or ward: Otterden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9354
Four figure Latitude: 51.25249965
Four figure longitude: 0.76428331
1:25K map: TQ9354
1:10K map: TQ95SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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