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SF-BD14A8: French Denier tournois of Louis IX

Rights Holder: Suffolk County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: SF-BD14A8

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

A silver Medieval Denier tournois of Louis IX of France, c.1226-1270 AD. As Grierson, 1991: pp. 114 no. 257.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1226
Date to: Circa AD 1270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.93 g
Diameter: 18.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st March 2011

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: other
Mint or issue place: Tournai
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: A cross within an inner circle
Obverse inscription: +LVDOVICVS REX
Reverse description: Chatel Tournois
Reverse inscription: +TVRONVS EIVIS
Initial mark: Cross Pattee
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
To be known as: Rushford

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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