Small copper coin known as a Copper Turner or Half Groat (two pence) from the reign of King Charles I 1625-1649. Found near Kenavara. About the size of a modern 1p coin.
Obverse: crowned CR with legend “CAR.D.G.SCOT.ANG.FRA.ET.HIBR” – Charles by the Grace of God, King of Scotland, England, France and Ireland
Reverse: thistle with legend “NEMO ME IMPVNE LACESSET” – No one shall hurt me with impunity
Tiree in 100 Objects – 86 – Copper Turner
The History of Tiree in 100 Objects
Other Number: not specifiedNormal Location: Pedestal Unit 1: drawer 3Current Location: normal location