KENT-9D44CD: Edward IV groat second reign

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Unique ID: KENT-9D44CD

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A slightly clipped medieval groat of Edward IV, Second Reign (1471-1483), Minted at London with small annulet initial marks, type XIV. North (1991) no.1631.

Meaurements: 25.14mm in diameter, 1.1mm thick and 2.8g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1471
Date to: Circa AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.1 mm
Weight: 2.8 g
Diameter: 25.14 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 IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Edward IV, Second reign (N 1631 - 1633)
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust in tressure of arches with trefoils on the cusps
Obverse inscription: +EDWARD.DI GRA.REX AnGL Z FRAnC
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend in two lines, three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: + POSVI/DEVm.A/DIVTOR/EmEVm - CIVI/TAS/LOn/DOn
Initial mark: Annulet
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Swale (District)
Parish or ward: Borden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ8962
Four figure Latitude: 51.3256922
Four figure longitude: 0.71126394
1:25K map: TQ8962
1:10K map: TQ86SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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