SUR-DFBCD6: Post medieval coin: Halfgroat of Henry VIII

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-DFBCD6

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

A halfgroat of Henry VIII, 1533-1544, Canterbury mint. Issued under Archbishop Cranmer.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1533
Date to: Circa AD 1544

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.34 g
Diameter: 19.86 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 19th August 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 12-944

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfgroat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Halfgroat: Henry VIII, 1526-1544 (N 1800 - 1807)
Obverse inscription: HENRIC VIII DG [...]R
Reverse description: T (shield) C
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS CANTOR

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Ropley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6433
Four figure Latitude: 51.092748
Four figure longitude: -1.087497
1:25K map: SU6433
1:10K map: SU63SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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