LVPL-E0F990: Silver groat of Edward III, (1327-1377).

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-E0F990

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver groat of Edward III, (1327-1377). Obv: Crowned bust forward. Rev: Long cross Pattée dividing legends, three pellets in each angle.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1327
Date to: AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.09 mm
Weight: 4.3 g
Diameter: 25.83 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st May 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Groat: Edward III, 4th coinage, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with tressure of arches.
Obverse inscription: EDWARD DEI GRA REX ANGL DNS HYB Z AQT
Reverse description: Long cross pattée dividing legends, three pellets in each angle.
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEVM ADIVTORVM
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Baschurch

Spatial coordinates


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: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: 8 years ago

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