NCL-C85363: Medieval coin: groat of Henry V

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Unique ID: NCL-C85363

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver groat of Henry V, 'scowling bust'/class B type, 1413-1422.

There is a small nick missing from the coin near the 11 o'clock position.

North no 1386.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1413
Date to: Circa AD 1422

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.12 mm
Weight: 3.1 g
Diameter: 25.27 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Robert Collins
Identified by: Dr Robert Collins

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry V of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Henry V, Class B (N 1386, 1386/1b)
Obverse description: Forward bust, crowned, in a tressure of arches
Obverse inscription: HENRIC DI GRA...
Reverse description: Longcross with 3 pellets in each quarter
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Warkworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NU2506
Four figure Latitude: 55.3474
Four figure longitude: -1.60733
1:25K map: NU2506
1:10K map: NU20NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NCL
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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