LVPL-1290DA: Medieval quarter noble of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-1290DA

Object type certainty: Certain
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A gold quarter noble of Edward III, Treaty Series, minted at Calais, 1363 - 1369.

Ref.: North 1975: 43, no. 1245.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1363
Date to: Circa AD 1369

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.9 g
Diameter: 19.18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 28th September 2014

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Quarter noble
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: Calais
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Gold quarter-noble: Edward III, 4th coinage, treaty (N 1243-1246)
Obverse description: Quartered shield of England and France (top-left 4 lis; top-right 3 lions.
Obverse inscription: EDWAR[D D GRA] REX ANGL
Reverse description: Floriated cross with lis at the end of each arm; lion passant in each angle; lis in lozenge at centre. All within a tressure of eight arches.
Reverse inscription: EXALTABTVR M GLORIA
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire East (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Coole Pilate

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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