NCL-F33565: Medieval coin: groat of Henry IV

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Unique ID: NCL-F33565

Object type certainty: Certain
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A groat of Henry IV, 1412-1413. North no 1359.


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1412
Date to: Circa AD 1413

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 3.7 g
Diameter: 26.94 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st July 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Robert Collins
Identified by: Dr Robert Collins

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry IV of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Henry IV, not further defined (N 1358 - 1359b)
Obverse description: Forward bust, annulet to left of crown and pellet to right of crown
Obverse inscription: HENRIC DI GRAT REX ANGL...FRANC
Reverse description: Longcross with 3 pellets in each quarter
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Carthorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE3084
Four figure Latitude: 54.250808
Four figure longitude: -1.541071
1:25K map: SE3084
1:10K map: SE38SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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