DUR-5F0524: DUR-5F0524

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Unique ID: DUR-5F0524

Object type certainty: Certain
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Late medieval silver hammered groat of Edward III dating from c. AD1351-52, Series C. North 1147, Standard Type 'F'.


Cross 1; normal letter X; wedge-tailed letter R; lombardic letter M; Roman letter N reversely barred. Annulet stops.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1351
Date to: Circa AD 1352

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 4.4 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 7th March 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Secondary identifier: Dr Dot Boughton

Materials and construction

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

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, pre-treaty C (N 1147)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [EDWA]RD D G REX ANGL Z FRANC[ DNS HIB]
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legends with pellets in angles
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: Richmondshire (District)
To be known as: Brough Area

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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