LANCUM-F49D53: Melling, Lancs.: Groat of Mary

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-F49D53

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

Groat of Mary I (AD 1553-1554) (though slightly torn in very fine condition),

Spink 2492; North 1960

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 3.5 g
Diameter: 24 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Mary I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: crowned bust facing left
Obverse inscription: MARIA D G ANG [FRA Z HIB] REGI
Reverse description: long cross fourchee over royal shield
Reverse inscription: VERITAS [TEMPO]RIS FILIA
Initial mark: pomegranate

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Lancaster (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD5869
Four figure Latitude: 54.115146
Four figure longitude: -2.643991
1:25K map: SD5869
1:10K map: SD56NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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