LVPL-075760: Issue of Livonian Knights

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Unique ID: LVPL-075760

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Issue of the Livonian Knights minted at Rival (now Tallin in modern Estonia)


Possible issue of Hermann von Brugernau (1535-49), last master of the Order

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1535
Date to: AD 1549

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st November 2003

Personal details

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Identified by: Dr Barrie Cook

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Obverse description: Quartered shield
Obverse inscription: MON E[TA REV] ALIE
Reverse description: Long-cross with pellet in one angle
Reverse inscription: [MAG ISTRI] LIV ONIE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wrexham (Unitary Authority)
District: Wrexham (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Gresford (Community)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ3453
Four figure Latitude: 53.07014
Four figure longitude: -2.986488
1:25K map: SJ3453
1:10K map: SJ35SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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