KENT-CCC749: Groat of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-CCC749

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A worn and clipped medieval silver groat of Edward III (1327-1377), Fourth Coinage (pre-Treaty Series) Series C mule (1351-1352). Mint of London. North (1991, 51) No. 1147.

Measurements: 23.67mm in diameter, 2.61mm thick, and 2.62g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1351
Date to: Circa AD 1352

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2.61 mm
Weight: 2.62 g
Diameter: 23.67 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

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: Gold half-noble: Edward III, 4th coinage, pre-Treaty, Series C (N 1145)
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust in tressure of arches, fleur/lis on cusps
Obverse inscription: [EDWARD (D.G) REX ANGL Z FRANC DNS HYB]
Reverse description: Long cross Dividing Legend in two lines, three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [+POSI/DEV A/DIVITO/E MEV ]// CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Dover (District)
Parish or ward: Denton with Wootton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TR2147
Four figure Latitude: 51.17949842
Four figure longitude: 1.16059586
1:25K map: TR2147
1:10K map: TR24NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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