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WMID5669: Edward III quarter noble obverse

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Unique ID: WMID5669

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Approx. a quarter of the coin is missing, the rest is folded and creased.


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1363
Date to: AD 1369

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 19th November 2002

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Quarter noble
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: Calais
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Cross in a circle over the shield.
Obverse inscription: EDW[ ] DEI [ ]GL
Reverse description: An annulet in the centre of the cross.
Reverse inscription: EXA[ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Brailes (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3039
Four figure Latitude: 52.048585
Four figure longitude: -1.563955
1:25K map: SP3039
1:10K map: SP33NW
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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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: WMID
Created: 16 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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