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HolzHammer
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Morning all,
Hope all well! I found this yesterday and I'm completely flummoxed buy it… it's square shaped about a centimetre wide looks like a king with a crown on one side and some Roman letters on the reverse. I really like it but have no idea what it is.

Any help would be much appreciated as always!
All the best
Alexander
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It looks like a coin weight,sorry I don’t know which monarch but maybe Tudor? Nice find 👍
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Coin weight, I had a Charles 1st one a few weeks back .There was a website I used for ID I’ll see if I can find it
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Google coin weights Colchester treasure hunting. Loads of pics on there
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James I coin weight. Nice find, now to find the gold coins it weighed. :thumbsup:
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Ohhh like that - still never found one! Good condition too :thumbsup:
Yes I really don’t like Roman coins, I’m not joking
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5 Shillings 6 pence = James I Crown.

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Stunning piece of history :thumbsup: :thumbsup:
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mattjb wrote: Wed Aug 18, 2021 9:39 am Google coin weights Colchester treasure hunting. Loads of pics on there
Thanks Matt - a first for me - I hadn't a clue!!!
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Allectus wrote: Wed Aug 18, 2021 1:42 pm 5 Shillings 6 pence = James I Crown.

A ;)
Thanks Allectus much appreciated!
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Easylife wrote: Wed Aug 18, 2021 10:01 am James I coin weight. Nice find, now to find the gold coins it weighed. :thumbsup:
Thanks easy, much appreciated - Id never found one before!
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Metalurgy wrote: Wed Aug 18, 2021 9:22 am It looks like a coin weight,sorry I don’t know which monarch but maybe Tudor? Nice find 👍
Thanks Metalurgy!
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These are great little finds. There is a book on coin weights called Lions, Ships and Angels by Withers published by Galata which sometimes come up on ebay. Small book which if you can get for £25 you are doing well or available direct from Galata for £30.

https://www.galata.co.uk/lions-ships-an ... in-weights
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"Flummoxed"
I love the word, almost as good as "kerfuffle"
Nice coin weight there sir, one i've not seen before that i can remember

As said, hopefully you will find the coins it was used to weigh :thumbsup:
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Nice find Alexander,
I like that , :thumbsup:
Well found and well saved.
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