NMS-B0D27F: Medieval coin : sterling imitation

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Unique ID: NMS-B0D27F

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver sterling imitation of John the Blind of Bohemia, mint of Damvillers, Mayhew 284, weight 0.99g, 1335-46

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1335
Date to: Exactly AD 1346

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.99 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 15th October 2014 - Wednesday 19th November 2014

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 31181
Other reference: AHS112014

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John the Blind, King of Bohemia and count of Luxembourg
Mint or issue place: Damvillers
Type: Edwardian imitation: John the Blind for Luxembourg at Damvilliers (M 282 - 284)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EIWA[...]REX BOh[...]
Reverse inscription: [...]ERn[...]
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Snetterton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9889
Four figure Latitude: 52.4630323
Four figure longitude: 0.91314501
1:25K map: TL9889
1:10K map: TL98NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Updated: 7 years ago

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