SF-3F1C06: Gold Quarter-Noble of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-3F1C06

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

A gold quarter-noble of Edward III, Treaty Series, c.1363-1369 AD. North, 1975: no. 1243.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1363
Date to: Circa AD 1369

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.57 g
Diameter: 18.35 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Quarter noble
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Gold quarter-noble: Edward III, 4th coinage, treaty (N 1243-1246)
Obverse description: Shield quartered with arms of England and France, within a double-stranded foil of eight arches, lis in each internal angle of the foil. All within an inner circle.
Obverse inscription: EDWARD DEI GRA REX ANGL (double saltire stops)
Reverse description: Floriated cross with a lis at the end of each limb, a lion passant above a lis in each angle of the cross and a lis at the centre of the cross. All within a double stranded foil of eight arches contained within an inner circle.
Reverse inscription: [EXAL]TABITVR IN GLORIA (double saltire stops)
Initial mark: Cross Potent
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Waveney (District)
To be known as: Covehithe

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
General landuse: Coastland
Specific landuse: Unknown

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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