NARC-EC8859: NARC-EC8859 : Rose Farthing : Charles I

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Unique ID: NARC-EC8859

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An incomplete copper-alloy rose Farthing of Charles I (AD 1625-1649). Crowned rose reverse. Single arched crown, type 2. Uncertain mint. AD 1636-1644.

Diameter: 13.58mm, Thickness: 0.95mm, Weight: 0.7g.

The coin is missing small portions of its outer flan.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Date from: Circa AD 1636
Date to: Circa AD 1644

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.95 mm
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 13.58 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Copper rose farthing of Charles I, type 2, single-arched crown (N 2291)
Obverse description: Crown with two sceptres crossed
Obverse inscription: [CAROLV D G] MA B[R]
Reverse description: Crowned rose
Reverse inscription: [FRA ET HI REX]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)
Parish or ward: Clipston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP7183
Four figure Latitude: 52.44036698
Four figure longitude: -0.95693966
1:25K map: SP7183
1:10K map: SP78SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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