SF-617B16: Medieval French denier tournois

Rights Holder: Suffolk County Council
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: SF-617B16

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

A silver Medieval denier tournois of Louis VIII or Louis IX of France, c.1223-1270 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 1223
Date to: Circa AD 1270

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.66 g
Diameter: 18.23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2011

Personal details

This information is restricted for your access level.

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's Ref.: 2

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: A cross pattee within an inner circle
Obverse inscription: +LVDOWICVS REX
Reverse description: A Chatel tournois
Reverse inscription: +TVRONVS.CIVIS
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Worlington

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.

Similar objects

Find number: SF-BD14A8
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval Denier tournois of Louis IX of France, c.1226-1270 AD. As Grierson, 1991: pp. 114 no. 257.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-D342E7
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A worn silver denier Tournois from France Louis IX 1226-1270 (Grierson 1991, 114, no 257).
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-BD8A93
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval Denier tournois of the Abbey of St. Martin of Tours minted under Philip Augustus, c.1180-1223 AD. As Grierson, 1991: pp. 11…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 10 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.