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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-BF0F9F

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver hammered groat of Edward IV, first reign (1461-1470), light coinage. Obverse: crowned portrait facing, EDWARD DI GRA REX [...]. B on breast, quatrefoils by bust, fleurs on cusps. Initial mark could be sun or rose.Reverse: long cross, POSVI DEVM ADIVTORE' MEVM. VIL/LAB/RIS/TOW Bristol mint.

North (1991) 1580.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1461
Date to: Circa AD 1470

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 2.8 g
Diameter: 25.5 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Bristol
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Groat: Edward IV, First reign, Light coinage (N 1562 - 1583)
Reverse inscription: POSVI/DEVm/ADIVTOR/E'mEVm, VIL/LAB/RIS/TOW
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
Parish or ward: Elsted and Treyford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU8118
Four figure Latitude: 50.95574698
Four figure longitude: -0.84814105
1:25K map: SU8118
1:10K map: SU81NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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

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