DYFED-F09349:

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COIN

Unique ID: DYFED-F09349

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver Groat of Henry VIII dated between 1544-7. Obverse features bust of Henry VIII facing front but slightly eastwards, Writing around the circumference is difficult to read, but HEN can be made out at 1 o'clock. Reverse features square shield. Coin was complete but broke into two pieces shortly after finding, coin has been repaired by finder with glue. Coin is whole, but is very worn and scratched.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Period to: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1544
Date to: Circa AD 1547

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Personal details

Recorded by: Ms Jenna Smith
Identified by: Ms Jenna Smith

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Wales (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
District: the Vale of Glamorgan (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Wick

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal Detecting

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DYFED
Created: 4 days ago
Updated: 4 days ago

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