WILT-4D26B6: Medieval coin: Groat of Henry V

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Unique ID: WILT-4D26B6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver groat of Henry V dating to the period 1413-1422. Mint of London. North no. 1387.

Evidence of reuse: Piercing x2

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1413
Date to: Exactly AD 1422

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.69 g
Diameter: 24.14 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 1590

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry V of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Henry V, Class C, not further defined (N 1387a-c)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing. Mullet on right breast.
Obverse inscription: [HENR]IC D[EI] GRA REX A[NGL Z FRANC DNS HYB]
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quadrant.
Initial mark: Initial cross with pellet centre
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Cheverell Magna (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9854
Four figure Latitude: 51.28513396
Four figure longitude: -2.03006198
1:25K map: ST9854
1:10K map: ST95SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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