SUSS-66AA28: Medieval Coin: silver sterling imitation of Gaucher of Châtillon,

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-66AA28

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval silver sterling imitation of Gaucher of Châtillon, Count of Porcien and Constables (France), dating from AD 1313-1322. Long cross and pellets reverse. Issued by Yves in Florennes. Cf.: Mayhew No. 237.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1313
Date to: Circa AD 1322

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 20th February 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Stephanie Smith
Identified by: Miss Stephanie Smith

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Gaucher of Châtillon count of Porcien and Constable (France)
Mint or issue place: Yves
Type: Edwardian imitation: in his own name (M 237 -239, 244 - 247)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: + G[AL]CHS COME[S] PORC
Reverse description: Long cross pattee with three pellets in each quadrant.
Reverse inscription: MON ETA OVA YVE
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Eastleigh (District)
Parish or ward: Bursledon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4910
Four figure Latitude: 50.88741679
Four figure longitude: -1.30476353
1:25K map: SU4910
1:10K map: SU41SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 0.1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date listed is date submitted for recording.
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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