SUSS-FEAF65: A post medieval gold crown of Henry VIII, AD1509-1547, Tower Mint, Third Coinage AD.1544-1547, North No.1834.

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-FEAF65

Object type certainty: Certain
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A post medieval gold crown of Henry VIII, AD1509-1547, Tower Mint, Third Coinage AD.1544-1547, North No.1834.

Obv. A crowned double Rose with a crowned initial to either side H/R, Legend HENRIC VIII ROSA SINE SPINA, saltire stops

Rev. Crowned Royal Shield, with a crowned intial to either side H/R legend, VY:D' .G'.ANGLIE:FRA'.Z.HIB'.REX

Weight: 3.08g
Diameter: 25.46mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1544
Date to: Circa AD 1547

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.08 g
Diameter: 25.46 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Edwin Wood
Identified by: Mr Edwin Wood

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Crown (gold)
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Gold: Henry VIII, 1544-1547 (N 1823 - 1840)
Obverse description: A crowned double Rose with a crowned initial to either side H/R
Obverse inscription: HENRIC VIII ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Crowned Royal Shield, with a crowned intial to either side H/R
Reverse inscription: VY:D' .G'.ANGLIE:FRA'.Z.HIB'.REX
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
Parish or ward: Southease (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ4206
Four figure Latitude: 50.83611762
Four figure longitude: 0.01522909
1:25K map: TQ4206
1:10K map: TQ40NW
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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