YORYM-7A06AF: Medieval Coin : Continental sterling of Gaucher of Chatillon

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Unique ID: YORYM-7A06AF

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A silver continental sterling of Gaucher of Chatillon dating to the period AD 1313 - 1322. Long cross reverse. Mint of Yves. Mayhew Type 247.

Mayhew (1982), p.99, no.247.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 16.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05190

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Gaucher of Châtillon count of Porcien and Constable (France)
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
Reverse inscription: MON/ETN/[OVA]/YVE
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
Parish or ward: Norton-on-Derwent (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7769
Four figure Latitude: 54.11112397
Four figure longitude: -0.82368042
1:25K map: SE7769
1:10K map: SE76NE
What3Words: stability.runners.breathed
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: YORYM
Created: Thursday 12th January 2017
Updated: Thursday 26th January 2017

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