NMS-EB18B0: Medieval coin : sterling imitation

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COIN

Unique ID: NMS-EB18B0

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Fragmentary silver sterling imitation of John the Blind of Bohemia, mint of Meraude, obverse [...]EI GRA[...], crowned bust facing, reverse [...]ETA [...]D, weight 0.67g, Mayhew 276ff, c.1320

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: For inclusion in British Numismatic Journal ‘Coin Register’

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1320
Date to: Circa AD 1320

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.67 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 23rd February 2013 - Saturday 23rd February 2013

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: KLMD032013

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John the Blind, King of Bohemia and count of Luxembourg
Mint or issue place: Mraude
Type: Edwardian imitation: John the Blind for Luxembourg at Méraude (M 275 - 281)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [...]EI GRA[...]
Reverse description: Long cross, 3 pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: [...]ETA [...]D
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Thorpe Achurch (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0282
Four figure Latitude: 52.426481
Four figure longitude: -0.501344
1:25K map: TL0282
1:10K map: TL08SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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