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Can anyone ID this Charles
« on: December 01, 2016, 02:08:21 PM »
Hi guys, on the field just now and can't seem to ID this Charles, could any of you help out please?

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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #1 on: December 01, 2016, 02:45:49 PM »
Great find Itsthemar! Just looking through my Scottish Spink book, looks like a Charles I forty pence. Well dug :)

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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #2 on: December 01, 2016, 03:22:13 PM »
In nice condition to . Well done

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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #3 on: December 01, 2016, 04:24:59 PM »
Cheers guys,  Sam that's spot on thanks
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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #4 on: December 01, 2016, 04:32:41 PM »
Cracker of a find Marty I love the Charles 1st coins !!  ....... well done mate it's a belter  ;D ;D
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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #5 on: December 01, 2016, 04:45:19 PM »
OOOOHHH... That's bonny.

Well found Marty.

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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #6 on: December 01, 2016, 04:49:30 PM »
cracker  8) 8) weel dug  :) :) ;)
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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #7 on: December 01, 2016, 04:51:13 PM »
That's a lovely coin and in good condition, well winkled!

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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #8 on: December 01, 2016, 05:23:19 PM »
Charles I forty pence
Third coinage 1637 - 42
Not sure if it is a Briot's or Falconer issue from photos. If you find a small F or B below bust or above the crown that will helps tell you who struck the coin

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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #9 on: December 01, 2016, 05:36:02 PM »
Beauty, well done  :laugh:
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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #10 on: December 01, 2016, 08:42:38 PM »
Charles I forty pence
Third coinage 1637 - 42
Not sure if it is a Briot's or Falconer issue from photos. If you find a small F or B below bust or above the crown that will helps tell you who struck the coin

Thanks very much for this, I'll have a look and see if I can spot an initial.
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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #11 on: December 01, 2016, 09:25:21 PM »
Wowz that's such a cool looking coin
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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #12 on: December 01, 2016, 09:28:17 PM »
That's a stunning coin Marty  :) Im well jealous  :laugh:
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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #13 on: December 01, 2016, 09:31:20 PM »
Cheers guys,  Sam that's spot on thanks
Nae worries, happy to help :).

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Re: Can anyone ID this Charles
« Reply #14 on: December 02, 2016, 12:11:59 AM »
Cracker ,well done.