Charles II 1660 - 1685 AD - Twopence

Unique ID:
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Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1660
Date to: Circa AD 1662
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Twopence
Ruler/issuer: Charles II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Modern
Type: Twopence: Charles II (S 3387 - 3388)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left; II behind.
Obverse inscription: CAROLVS II D G MAG BRI FRA ET HIB REX
Reverse description: Square-topped shield over cross moline.
Reverse inscription: CHRISTO AVSPICE REGNO
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Sevenoaks (District) 
Parish or ward: Ash-cum-Ridley (Civil Parish) 

A Medieval silver coin; a Charles II third hammered issue twopence. Initial mark crown, both sides. Spink Number 3387 - 3388. c. AD 1660-1662

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.87 g
Diameter: 17 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 3rd August 2014

 Coin references
Spink 3326 (UKDFD)
Medway History Finders MDC - Arable