ESS-B73025: ESS-B73025 Post Medieval coin: groat of Mary

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Unique ID: ESS-B73025

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

Post Medieval silver coin: groat of Mary, 1553-54. North 1960.


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1553
Date to: AD 1554

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.47 g
Diameter: 24.25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 6th March 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OEM 5565

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Mary I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Mary, 1553-1554 (N 1960)
Obverse description: MARIA D [G ANG FRA] HIB REGI
Reverse description: Cross over shield
Reverse inscription: VERITAS TEM[PORIS FIL]IA

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Braintree (District)
Parish or ward: Greenstead Green and Halstead Rural (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL8229
Four figure Latitude: 51.929754
Four figure longitude: 0.645706
1:25K map: TL8229
1:10K map: TL82NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: ESS
Created: Tuesday 7th April 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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