IOW-E9BE72: Groat of Henry IV, Light Coinage, type 1. North 1358 (1412-13).

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Unique ID: IOW-E9BE72

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Groat of Henry IV, Light Coinage, type 1. North 1358 (1412-13).



Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1412
Date to: AD 1413

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.11 g
Diameter: 24 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 11th September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Dr Barrie Cook

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2005-164-13

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry IV of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within a treasure of nine arches. Pellet to left and annulet to right of crown
Obverse inscription: HENRIC DEI GRA REX ANGLIE
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscriptions
Reverse inscription: Outer: POSVI DEVM ADIVTOREM MEVM. Inner: CIVI TAS LON DON
Initial mark: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Shorwell Parish

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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