BUC-C6C604: Post-Medieval Coin : Groat of Mary I

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-C6C604

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

A silver groat of Mary I.

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: 1.58 g
Diameter: 22.75 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 15th December 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Eleanor Ghey
Identified by: Ms Ros Tyrrell

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Mary I of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: Crowned bust left
Obverse inscription: [M]ARIA D [...] HIB REGI[..]
Reverse description: Cross fourchee over royal shield
Reverse inscription: [.]ERIT[.]S [...]IS[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
To be known as: Edgcott

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: Friday 11th August 2006
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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