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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-147E1D

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

A Post-Medieval copper alloy farthing of James I or Charles I, dating to AD 1603-1645. Mint of London. The coin has been folded.

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 1645

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.42 g
Diameter: 16.8 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Wil Partridge
Identified by: Mr Wil Partridge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5557

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Token farthing
Ruler/issuer: James I - Charles I
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Copper farthing bearing crown/harp of James I or Charles I, not further defined
Obverse description: Unlcear
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Probable harp
Reverse inscription: [...]FRA[...]HIB
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Salisbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1332
Four figure Latitude: 51.08717029
Four figure longitude: -1.81576919
1:25K map: SU1332
1:10K map: SU13SW
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: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 11 days ago
Updated: 11 days ago

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