SF-BFD5F7: Coin

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Unique ID: SF-BFD5F7

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

A worn silver Medieval French double tournois of Charles VI of France, c.1368-1422 AD.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1368
Date to: Circa AD 1422

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.36 g
Diameter: 20.13 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st September 2012

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder's Ref.: 44

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Double
Ruler/issuer: Charles VI of France
Type: French: Double of Charles VI
Obverse description: Three lis within an inner circle
Obverse inscription: []ROLVS:FRACOR[]
Reverse description: Long cross fleuretty dividing the legend, within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: MOn/ETA/DVP/LE[X]
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: Alderton

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: Character undetermined

References cited

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Updated: 5 years ago

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