PUBLIC-C6C802: medieval coin Charles the Bold 'double patard' obv

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-C6C802

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A Medieval silver Double Patard of Charles the Bold (Duke of Burgundy) circa 1467-77. A slightly clipped and plough damaged coin, scuffed on both faces. Obverse : Burgundy coat of arms on large shield with the inscription +KAROLVS : D ( ) GRA : DVX :BVRG : CO : FLA Reverse : cross with quarterfoil and lis in centre. Large ornate lis on end of each cross arm. Inscription : + SIT : NOMEN : DOMINI : BENEDICTVM Was made legal tender in England in 1469 and circulated as fourpence (groat)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1467
Date to: Circa AD 1477

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.85 mm
Weight: 2.4 g
Diameter: 27.19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 31st March 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Tony Bishenden
Identified by: Mr Tony Bishenden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: +KAROLVS D( ) GRA DVX BVRG CO FLA SIT NOMEN DOMINI BENEDICTVM

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
To be known as: Sholden

Spatial coordinates


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
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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

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