SUR-F0A06C: Post medieval coin: Groat of Edward VI

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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Unique ID: SUR-F0A06C

Object type certainty: Certain
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A damaged, incomplete and very worn silver possible groat of Edward VI, 1547-1549.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1547
Date to: Circa AD 1549

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 13th February 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield
Identified by: Mrs Margaret Broomfield

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 16-593

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Edward VI of England
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Edward VI, not further defined (N 1871 - 1876, 1897, 1898)
Obverse inscription: [EDW]AR[D 6 D]G A[GL...]
Reverse description: A shield
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7150
Four figure Latitude: 51.24476547
Four figure longitude: -0.98420582
1:25K map: SU7150
1:10K map: SU75SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Updated: 2 years ago

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