Charles I 1625 - 1649 AD - Farthing

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-3B1AB3
Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
 Chronology
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1634
Date to: Circa AD 1636
 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, not further defined
Obverse description: Single arched crown with two sceptres in saltire through it.
Obverse inscription: +CAROLU D:G MA: BRI
Reverse description: Single rose surmounted by single arched crown.
Reverse inscription: FRA ET HIB REX+
Initial mark: Crescent
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Gravesham (District) 
Parish or ward: Cobham (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A hardly worn post-medieval copper-alloy Rose Farthing (Type 2) of Charles I (r.1625-1649) dating to the period 1634-1636. North type 2291. Crescent initial mark and reverse mint mark. Drscription: Obv.:Single arched crown with two sceptres in saltire through it. Leg.: '+CAROLU D:G MA: BRI'. Rev.: Single rose surmounted by single arched crown. Leg.: 'FRA ET HIB REX+'. Measurements: Weight: 0.88gDiameter: 13.8mm

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.88 g
Diameter: 13.8 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
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 8th January 2017

 Coin references
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 Site
Medway History Finders MDC - Arable

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-3B2D93
Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
 Chronology
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1634
Date to: Circa AD 1636
 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: Single arched crown with two sceptres in saltire through it
Obverse inscription: [C]AROLU D G MA [BRI]
Reverse description: Single rose surmounted by single arched crown
Reverse inscription: [FRAN ET HIB REX]
Initial mark: Illegible
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
 Spatial data
Region: South East (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County) 
District: Gravesham (District) 
Parish or ward: Cobham (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A worn post-medieval copper-alloy Rose Farthing (Type 2) of Charles I (r.1625-1649) dating to the period 1634-1636. North type 2291. Drscription: Obv.:Single arched crown with two sceptres in saltire through it. Leg.: '[C]AROLU D G MA [BRI]'. Rev.: Single rose surmounted by single arched crown. Leg.: '[FRAN ET HIB REX]'. Coin is quite worn and struck on an irregular flan, slight nick at 12 o'clock. Measurements: Weight: 0.55g, Diameter: 12.85mm

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.55 g
Diameter: 12.85 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
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 8th January 2017

 Coin references
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 Site
Medway History Finders MDC - Arable

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-167703
Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
 Chronology
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1625
Date to: Circa AD 1649
 Coin data (numismatics)
Denomination: Farthing (Copper alloy)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: illegible
Obverse inscription: illegible
Reverse description: unclear rose
Reverse inscription: illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor
 Spatial data
Region: Eastern (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Cbridgeshire (County) 
District: East Cambridgeshire (District) 
Parish or ward: Isleham (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A complete and worn Post-Medieval copper-alloy rose farthing of Charles I (1625-1649). The coin very worn and it is not possible to classify further.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.52 g
Diameter: 12.4 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
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 2nd October 2011

 Coin references
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 Site
Rally UK MDG

COIN
Unique ID:
PUBLIC-168E3B
Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
 Chronology
Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1636
Date to: Circa AD 1644
 Coin data (numismatics)
Ruler/issuer: Charles I of England
Mint or issue place: London (Tower under Charles I)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Copper rose farthing of Charles I, type 2, single-arched crown (N 2291)
Obverse description: [Single arched crown with two sceptres in saltire through it
Obverse inscription: [CAROLU(S) DG] M[A(G) BRI]
Reverse description: Rose with single arched crown
Reverse inscription: FRA. ET. HI[(B) REX]
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair
 Spatial data
Region: Eastern (European Region) 
County or Unitary authority: Cbridgeshire (County) 
District: East Cambridgeshire (District) 
Parish or ward: Isleham (Civil Parish) 
 Description

A fragment of a worn Post-Medieval copper-alloy rose farthing of Charles I (r. 1625-1649). Dating to the period 1636-1644. Mintmark illegible. Type 2, single arched crowns with sceptres in saltire through crown. North 2291.

 Dimensions and weight
Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 14.08 mm
 Materials and construction
Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete
 Personal details
Recorded by: Mr David Clarke
Identified by: Mr David Clarke
Secondary identifier: Mr Jo Ahmet
 Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 2nd October 2011

 Coin references
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 Site
Rally UK MDG

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