YORYM-42D1C4: Post-Medieval Coin : Norwegian two Skilling Danske of Charles V of Denmark and Norway.

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-42D1C4

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A complete Post-Medieval silver Norwegian two Skilling Danske of Charles V of Denmark and Norway (AD 1646-1699), issued in 1685. Mintmaster Peter Gruner.

Krause. C.L. and Mishler C. 'Catalogue of World Coins: 17th Century 1601-1700', 2nd ed, 1999, p.1053, number 151.

The coin has an irregular piercing through the centre of the crowned C5 on the obverse and the lion on the reverse.

Evidence of reuse: Pierced.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1685
Date to: Circa AD 1685

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 17.5 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Emily Tilley
Identified by: Miss Emily Tilley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05774

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Ruler of post-medieval kingdom of Denmark, Sweden or Norway
Type: Post medieval coin of the Kingdom of Denmark, Kingdom of Sweden and Kingdom of Norway
Obverse description: Crowned C5.
Obverse inscription: C5
Reverse description: Value and denomination in circle. Date divided by lion.
Reverse inscription: *II* / [S]KILLING / DANSKE / 16/85
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Brandsby-cum-Stearsby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE6071
Four figure Latitude: 54.13135641
Four figure longitude: -1.08327885
1:25K map: SE6071
1:10K map: SE67SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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

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