SUR-F807F6: Medieval coin: Halfgroat of Henry VI

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-F807F6

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

A halfgroat of Henry VI, Annulet issue, AD1422-30. Mint of Calais.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1422
Date to: Circa AD 1430

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.43 g
Diameter: 22.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: B13-40

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Calais
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Halfgroat: Henry VI, First reign, Annulet (N 1428 - 1430)
Obverse inscription: H[ENRICVS DI] GRA REX ANGL Z FR
Reverse inscription: POSVI DEVM [ADIVT]OR ME/VILLA CALIS
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: West Berkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Beech Hill (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6865
Four figure Latitude: 51.379987
Four figure longitude: -1.024323
1:25K map: SU6865
1:10K map: SU66NE
Grid reference source: From 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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