SUR-936F3C:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-936F3C

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete and bent silver medieval groat of Edward IV., first reign, light coinage Type VI or VII, c.1465-1470. York mint, but a fleur on breast rather than an E suggesting that the coin is a mule with a London obverse die. 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1465
Date to: Circa AD 1470

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 3.16 g
Diameter: 25.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st October 2021

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (first reign)
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Edward IV, First reign, Light coinage (N 1562 - 1583)
Obverse inscription: [...]D G RE[...]NGL Z F[...]
Reverse inscription: {...]OSVI/D[...]R A/D[...]OR/m[...]//CIVI/TAS/EDO/RACI
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6807
Four figure Latitude: 50.86161616
Four figure longitude: -2.45604376
1:25K map: ST6807
1:10K map: ST60NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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