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GLO-71C147:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-71C147

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver groat of Mary (1553-1558) Dated to 1553-1554 Obverse: crowned bust left [MARIA D G ANG FRA Z HI[B R]E[GI] Reverse: long cross fourchee over royal shield V[ERITAS TE]M]PORI[S FILIA]

Notes:

This record has be made from emailed images. 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1553
Date to: Circa AD 1554

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2021 - Sunday 12th December 2021

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Mary I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Mary, 1553-1554 (N 1960)
Obverse description: crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: [MARIA D G ANG FRA Z HI[B R]E[GI]
Reverse description: long cross fourchee over royal shield
Reverse inscription: V[ERITAS TE]M]PORI[S FILIA]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
Parish or ward: Awre (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7007
Four figure Latitude: 51.76087377
Four figure longitude: -2.43607331
1:25K map: SO7007
1:10K map: SO70NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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