LIN-BA9649: Medieval coin: sterling imitiation of Edwardian type issued by Gaucher of Chatillon

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Unique ID: LIN-BA9649

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A medieval silver continental sterling imitation of Edwardian type. Issued by Gaucher of Chatillon, dating to the period AD 1313-1322. Mint of Yves.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.18 g
Diameter: 17.71 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st May 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Denise Wilding
Identified by: Mrs Denise Wilding

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Mint or issue place: Yves
Type: Edwardian imitation: in his own name (M 237 -239, 244 - 247)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: GALCHS COMES PORC
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: MON/ETN/OVA/Y.VE
Initial mark: Cross pattee
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Pickworth (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0533
Four figure Latitude: 52.88421978
Four figure longitude: -0.4410226
1:25K map: TF0533
1:10K map: TF03SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Updated: 3 years ago

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