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Unique ID: SUR-9398CC
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A silver medieval groat of Edward IV (AD 1461-1470) first reign, light coinage dating to (AD1464/5-1470). Rose initial mark. Quatrefoils by neck and rose on breast cusp. Mint of London. As North (1991) type Vc. no. 1567, p 86
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 2.49 g
Diameter: 24.1 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2021
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Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Edward IV, First reign, Light coinage (N 1562 - 1583)
Obverse description: Quatrefoils by neck, rose on breast cusp.
Obverse inscription: EDWARD DI GRA REX ANGL Z FRANC
Reverse description: Extra pellet to one quarter.
Reverse inscription: [...]A/DIVTOR /E' MEVm//CIVI/TAS/LOn/DOn
Initial mark: Rose
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
4 Figure: SJ3345
Four figure Latitude: 52.99811377
Four figure longitude: -2.99974511
1:25K map: SJ3345
1:10K map: SJ34NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.
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