SF-3AA2CB: Gold quarter noble struck for Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-3AA2CB

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A gold hammered quarter noble struck for Edward III, dating c. 1363-1369. Treaty series, initial mark: cross potent, lis in centre of reverse, mint of London. As North no. 1243.

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: 1.77 g
Diameter: 18.89 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 28th June 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Quarter noble
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Gold quarter-noble: Edward III, 4th coinage, treaty (N 1243-1246)
Obverse description: Shield with quartered arms of England and France within a tressure of eight arches; double saltire stops
Obverse inscription: +EDWARD DEI GRA REX ANGL
Reverse description: Floriated cross with a lis at the end of each limb and at centre; in each angle, a lion passant, guardant; all within a tressure of eight arches; double saltire stops
Reverse inscription: +EXALTABITUR IN GLORIA
Initial mark: Cross potent
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Wetherden

Spatial coordinates


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

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