SUSS-4078FE: A medieval gold noble of Edward III, possibly treaty series, AD.1363-69, London Mint, Nortn 1977, No.1231-1233.

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Unique ID: SUSS-4078FE

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A medieval gold noble of Edward III, possibly treaty series, AD.1363-69, London Mint, Nortn 1977, No.1231-1233.

Obverse King facing in armour holding sword and shield, standing on ship, shiled quartered with the arms of England and France. ED WARD DEI GRA REX ANGL DNS HYB Z AQST. Annulet and Saltire before ED.

Reverse, Floriate cross with lis at terminal of each arm and an ornamented compartment in the centre containing the letter E. Lion passant in each angle with a crown above each, all within a tressure of eight arches. IHC AVTEM TRANSIENS PER MEDIVM ILLORVM IBAT.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1363
Date to: Circa AD 1369

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 7.61 g
Diameter: 32.79 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Noble
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Gold noble: Edward III, 4th coinage, treaty (N 1231-1237)
Obverse description: King facing in armour holding sword and shield, standing on ship, shiled quartered with the arms of England and France. Annulet and Saltire before ED.
Obverse inscription: ED WARD DEI GRA REX ANGL DNS HYB Z AQST
Reverse description: Floriate cross with lis at terminal of each arm and an ornamented compartment in the centre containing the letter E. Lion passant in each angle with a crown above each, all within a tressure of eight arches.
Reverse inscription: IHC AVTEM TRANSIENS PER MEDIVM ILLORVM IBAT.
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Adur (District)
Parish or ward: Buckingham (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2106
Four figure Latitude: 50.84088522
Four figure longitude: -0.28284469
1:25K map: TQ2106
1:10K map: TQ20NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
North, J.J. 1960 English Hammered Coinage: Vol 2. Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662 London Spink and Son pg.55 1231-1237

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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