SOM-C108D2: Medieval coin: groat of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-C108D2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver groat of Edward III (AD 1327-1377), dating to AD 1354-1355. Fourth Coinage, Pre-treaty series E. Mint of London. North (1991: 51) nos. 1163.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1354
Date to: Circa AD 1355

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.44 g
Diameter: 27.5 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt 19215

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Groat: Edward III, 4th coinage, pre-treaty E (N 1163-1164)
Obverse description: Crowned bust in a tressure of nine arches
Obverse inscription: EDWARD . D . G . REX . ANGL . Z . FRANC . D hYB
Reverse description: Long cross pattee dividing legend which is arranged in two concentric circles with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: POSVI / DEVM . A/DIVOR/EM . MEV // CIVI/TAS / LON/DON
Initial mark: cROSS 2
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Kingston Seymour CP

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: SOM
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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