LIN-9486E5: Medieval silver groat

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Unique ID: LIN-9486E5

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A medieval silver groat of Edward III, mint of London. Series C (1351-1352). Lombardic M, closed C and E (open C in CIVITAS), Roman N reversely barred. Annulet stops. North no. 1147.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 4.67 g
Diameter: 29 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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 C (N 1147)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing in a treassure of arches, annulet stops, closed C and E, open C in CIVITAS, reversely barred N
Obverse inscription: EDWARD D G REX ANGL Z FRANC D HYB
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the legends, three pellets in angles, annulet stops
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

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: Nettleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF1098
Four figure Latitude: 53.46725926
Four figure longitude: -0.3444141
1:25K map: TF1098
1:10K map: TF19NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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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Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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