Penny of Charles I

Description
For three years of the Civil War Exeter was loyal to the Royalists. During this time a mint was established in the city which produced a range of coins. This penny coin was the smallest denomination produced by the mint.
Accession Loan No.
42/1990/1
Simple Name
coin
Full Name
penny Charles I
Mint
Exeter
Common Name
penny of Charles I
Material
silver
Period Classification
Charles I (1625-1649)
Collection Class
Numismatics
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Date
1644
Moneyer
Sir Richard Vyvyan
Issuer Person
Charles I
Inscription / Transcription
CAROLVS.D.G.M.B.F.H.R. ; ; THRO.IVS.FIRMAT.1644.
Family Group

Dimensions
whole diameter 13 mm; whole depth 1 mm
Created At
2016-10-13 15:47:15
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:28

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