KENT-520C95: Henry VIII, Gold Angel (obverse)

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Unique ID: KENT-520C95

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

Gold Angel of Henry VIII

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1544
Date to: Circa AD 1547

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 5.2 g
Diameter: 29.78 mm

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Angel
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Gold: Henry VIII, not further defined (N 1759/1 - 1761, 1782 - 1796, 1823-1840)
Obverse description: St. Michael slaying dragon
Obverse inscription: HENRIC 8 D G AGL FRA Z HIB REX
Reverse description: Cross and arms on ship.
Reverse inscription: SALVA NOS XPE REDE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Eythorne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2948
Four figure Latitude: 51.18533
Four figure longitude: 1.275496
1:25K map: TR2948
1:10K map: TR24NE
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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