LEIC-64F5B7: 64F5B7 post medieval silver crown?

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Unique ID: LEIC-64F5B7

Object type certainty: Certain
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Post Medieval Irish silver groat or sixpence, probably of Henry VIII or possibly a posthumus issue under Edward VI.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1535
Date to: AD 1554

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 3.95 g
Diameter: 27 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 11th January 2006

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Crown (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Obverse description: worn crowned right facing bust
Obverse inscription: [...]SVSD[G]MAG?BRITFRAETHIBREX
Reverse description: crowned irish harp
Reverse inscription: HENRICVSROSESREG[NVM?][..]COLVS
Initial mark: circular, detail obscured

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Woodhouse (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK5315
Four figure Latitude: 52.730052
Four figure longitude: -1.216598
1:25K map: SK5315
1:10K map: SK51NW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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