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Unique ID: NMS-F5244F

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Medieval silver groat of Henry VI (First reign) dating to the period AD 1422 - 1427. Annulet issue. Mint of Calais. See: North, Vol. II, p. 60, no. 1424.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1422
Date to: Exactly AD 1427

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.4 g
Diameter: 28.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 27th March 2018 - Tuesday 27th March 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 36250
Other reference: NHRG042018

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Calais
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Henry VI, First reign, Annulet (N 1423 - 1427)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, annulet by bust
Obverse inscription: HENRIC D[I G]RA REX ANGLZ FRANC
Reverse description: Long cross pattee, three pellets in each quarter. legend arranged in two concentric circles.
Reverse inscription: POSVI / DEVM A/DIVTOR/EM MEVM
Initial mark: Cross II
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Aldborough & Thurgarton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG1735
Four figure Latitude: 52.86869704
Four figure longitude: 1.22262897
1:25K map: TG1735
1:10K map: TG13NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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