LVPL-A7C6A2: Silver double tournois of Francis I of France (1513-1547), Duplessy number 867

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Unique ID: LVPL-A7C6A2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver double tournois of Francis I of France (1513-1547), Duplessy number 867 No.73


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1513
Date to: AD 1547

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Dr John Naylor

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Fleur-de-lis within a trilobate inner circle.
Obverse inscription: [+FRANCISCVS:FRANCORVM:REX]
Reverse description: cross in quatrelobe with fleur-de-lis at points of quatrelobe
Reverse inscription: [+SIT:NOMEN:DNI:BENDICTVM]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Newbold Astbury (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ8461
Four figure Latitude: 53.1459
Four figure longitude: -2.240668
1:25K map: SJ8461
1:10K map: SJ86SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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