WAW-5F5827: Obverse and reverse of an Edward III groat.

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Unique ID: WAW-5F5827

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1327
Date to: AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.81 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 30th August 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Half groat
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Bust facing forward.
Obverse inscription: EDWA[ ]X annulet stop A[ ]LI annulet stop [ ]
Reverse description: Long cross through two rows of legend.
Reverse inscription: CIVI / TAS / LON / DON // [ ]IVT / ORE[ ] / [ ] / [ ]
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Brailes (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3040
Four figure Latitude: 52.057575
Four figure longitude: -1.563867
1:25K map: SP3040
1:10K map: SP34SW
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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