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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-13E13B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A bent silver groat of Henry VIII (AD 1509-1547). Rose initial mark dating to 1526-1529. As North (1994) No.1797.

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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 1526
Date to: Circa AD 1529

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.57 g
Diameter: 23.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th May 2019

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Henry VIII, 1526-1544 (N 1797 - 1799)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing right.
Obverse inscription: hEnRIC VIII D G R AnGLIE Z FRAnC
Reverse description: Long cross over royal shield.
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEV' ADIVTORE' MEV'
Initial mark: Rose
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Urchfont (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0457
Four figure Latitude: 51.31209995
Four figure longitude: -1.94399634
1:25K map: SU0457
1:10K map: SU05NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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