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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-ACE02B

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

Gold halfcrown of James I (1603-1625) mint mark Lis dating it to 1604-1605

Obverse: Crowned bust right I.D.G ROSA SINE SPINA

Reverse: Royal arms topped with crown, flanked by I R, TVEATVR VNITA DEVS

Note: when viewed from the obverse there is a hole pierced at 4 o'clock and a second at 10 o'clock.

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 1604
Date to: Circa AD 1605

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.5 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st April 2019 - Sunday 1st September 2019

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half crown
Ruler/issuer: James I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfcrown: James I, 1604-1619 (N 2069, 2093 - 2095)
Obverse description: Crowned bust right
Obverse inscription: I.D.G ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Royal arms topped with crown, flanked by I R,
Reverse inscription: TVEATVR VNITA DEVS
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
To be known as: Dymock

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From 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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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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