James I Shilling
Finder County Date Recorded
Hidden YORKSHIRE/NORTH Sun September 25, 2005
Recorded By Views Validated by
Hidden 1004 Rod Blunt
Material Size (mm) Issue date
Silver 31mm 1604

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Description: James I, first coinage, second bust shilling.
Keywords: James I Shilling
State: England Reign/Issue Authority: James I
Denomination: Shilling Classification: 1st coinage, 2nd bust
Mint: London Moneyer:
Issue Date: 1604 Metal: Silver
Weight (grams): Diameter (mm): 31mm
Obverse Description: Crowned bust right, XII behind Obverse Legend: IACOBVS D G ANG SCO FRA ET HIB REX, initial mark: lis
Reverse Description: Square shield Reverse Legend: EXVRGAT DEVS DISSIPENTVR INIMICI, initial mark: lis
References: Spink 2646; North 2073 Comments:
Findspot: Near Skipton County: YORKSHIRE/NORTH
Recorded elsewhere: No Finder: Hidden
Metal Detector Used: Explorer xs Validated By: Rod Blunt


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