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SF-D342E7: Medieval French coin

Rights Holder: Suffolk County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: SF-D342E7

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

A worn silver denier Tournois from France Louis IX 1226-1270 (Grierson 1991, 114, no 257).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1226
Date to: Circa AD 1270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.9 g
Diameter: 18.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st March 2006

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finders reference; 8

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Cross pattee
Obverse inscription: TVRO[ ]SEIVIS
Reverse description: Carolingian temple or chatel tournois
Initial mark: Cross pattee

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Great Barton

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
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
Grierson, P. 1976 Coins of Medieval Europe Barrie and Jenkins Grierson 1991, 114, no 257

Similar objects

Find number: SF-BD14A8
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval Denier tournois of Louis IX of France, c.1226-1270 AD. As Grierson, 1991: pp. 114 no. 257.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-617B16
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval denier tournois of Louis VIII or Louis IX of France, c.1223-1270 AD. As Grierson, 1991: pp. 114 no. 257.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-BB3983
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
An incomplete silver foriegn French denier tournois, medieval circa 13th century in date possibly Louis IX 1226-70 (Grierson, 1991, 114, no 257).
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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