NLM-C0A603: Post-Medieval Coin: Halfgroat of an indeterminate ruler

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Unique ID: NLM-C0A603

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Possibly a halfgroat of an indeterminate ruler, issue of 1489-1649; chipped.

Obverse description: All detail lost.

Reverse description: Long cross, shield of Arms.

Diameter: 17.1mm, Weight: 0.70gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1489
Date to: Exactly AD 1649

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 17.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 3rd May 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM36166

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Henry VII - Charles I
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Silver coin of Henry VII to Charles I, rev. coat of arms
Obverse description: .
Reverse description: Long cross, shield of Arms.
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: High Burnham

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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