SUR-49CB05: Medieval coin: Liard of John IX, Bishop of Liege

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-49CB05

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

A base or copper coin of John IX, Bishop of Liege (1482-1503). The coin may be a liard, though it is hard to pin down denominations for this level of currency.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1482
Date to: AD 1503

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.36 g
Diameter: 22.18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st December 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Secondary identifier: Dr Barrie Cook

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 10.47

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Three possible horsehoes
Obverse inscription: IOhS DE HORN EPS LEODI or similar.
Reverse description: A cross fleuretty
Reverse inscription: MISER NRI Q PAS ES P NOB or similar
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Tandridge (District)
Parish or ward: Bletchingley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3251
Four figure Latitude: 51.242912
Four figure longitude: -0.110317
1:25K map: TQ3251
1:10K map: TQ35SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: Monday 18th January 2010
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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