COIN

Unique ID: NCL-CDEB72

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver half groat of Henry VII.

Mint mark is of a rose (1490-4, 1500-7), the coin was minted in York.

North no. 1751/2 (page 104 in North).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1489
Date to: Circa AD 1509

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 0.68 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 21.32 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 3rd August 2010 - Thursday 3rd February 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Sami Wilson - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Fran Lalor - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat or halfgroat [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Henry VII of England [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: York [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1351 - 1485 [ scope notes | View all attributed records]
Type: Halfgroat: Henry VII profile issue, 1489-1509 (N 1748 - 1753) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing right
Obverse inscription: HENRIC VII DI GRA REX AGL Z
Reverse description: Royal shield over cross fourchee which divides the legend
Reverse inscription: POSUI DEUM ADIVTOR E MEU
Reverse mintmark: Rose (1490-4, 1500-7)
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine [ scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Medieval coin: halfgroat of Henry VII

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Lincolnshire
District: East Lindsey
Parish: Claxby With Moorby

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF3064
Four figure Latitude: 53.157269 Four figure longitude: -0.057229
1:25K map: TF3064
1:10K map: TF36SW
WOEID: 16205
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

References cited

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Created: Tuesday 1st March 2011
Updated: Thursday 3rd March 2011

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