KENT-808977: Edward III pre treaty series Gb groat

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-808977

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A worn and clipped medieval silver groat of Edward III (1327-1377), Fourth Coinage (pre-Treaty) Series Gb, dating 1356-1361, top arches unfleured. North (1991) No. 1194.

Measurements: 23.92mm in diameter, 0.91mm thick, and 3.11g 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 1356
Date to: Circa AD 1361

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.91 mm
Weight: 3.11 g
Diameter: 23.92 mm

Personal details

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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: Groat: Edward III, 4th coinage, pre-treaty G (N 1193-1200)
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust in tressure of arches, fleur/lis on cusps
Obverse inscription: [+EDWARD (D.G) ]REX[ ANGL Z FRANC.DN]S.hYB
Reverse description: Long cross Dividing Legend in two lines, three pellets in each quarter, and an additional annulet in the TAS quarter
Reverse inscription: [+POSI/DEV A/DIVITO/E MEV ]// CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: Cross 3
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Fenton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8377
Four figure Latitude: 53.28348506
Four figure longitude: -0.75653113
1:25K map: SK8377
1:10K map: SK87NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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