HAMP-7EDC86: Post-medieval coin: Groat of Philip and Mary

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-7EDC86

Object type certainty: Certain
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An extremely worn, slightly bent and abraded mid 16th-century silver post-medieval groat of Philip and Mary, London mint (1554-1558 AD; North 1973).

This coin has suffered a loss at its circumference.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1554
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Exactly AD 1558
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 22.7 mm
Width: 20.8 mm
Thickness: 0.35 mm
Weight: 1.09 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 12th January 2012 - Tuesday 6th March 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E3277

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Philip of Spain and Mary Tudor
Mint or issue place: London (Tower)
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Philip and Mary, 1554-1558 (N 1973)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing left
Obverse inscription: [PH]ILIP . E[T . MARIA : D . G : REX .] Z . REGI[NA]
Reverse description: Bifurcated long cross over royal shield
Reverse inscription: PO[SVI/MVS . DE/VM . A]DI[V/TO . NOS]
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
To be known as: Owslebury CP

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

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Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: Wednesday 25th April 2012
Updated: Wednesday 25th April 2012

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