BUC-A93B77: Gold Coin

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-A93B77

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Medieval gold noble of Henry V (1413-1422), probably Class D, AD 1413-1422, Minted at London, North 1372.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Retained by Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1413
Date to: Exactly AD 1422

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 31.78 mm
Weight: 6.9 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st August 2008

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Paul Manning
Identified by: Mr Paul Manning
Secondary identifier: Mr Robert Webley

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Henry V of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Gold noble: Henry V, class D (N 1372)
Obverse description: King standing facing in a ship. He is crowned and wearing armor and in his right hand holds a sword and in his left a shield quartered with the arms of England and France. Quatrefoil above sail. Trefoil by shield.
Obverse inscription: H/En[RIC] DI GRA [RE]X AnGL Z FRANC DnS hYB, saltire stops
Reverse description: Floriated cross with lis at the end of each limb and an ornamented compartment holding an 'h' and with trefoils at the corners in the centre. In each angle a lion passant guardant with a crown above; all within a tressure of eight arches. Quatrefoil in first quarter.
Reverse inscription: + IhC AV[TEM] TRANSIENS PER MEDIV ILLO[RVM] IBAT, saltire stops
Initial mark: Pierced cross
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Milton Keynes

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: Retained by Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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