DENO-2D90E8: Medieval coin: double parisis of Philip IV of France

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Unique ID: DENO-2D90E8

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A medieval base silver or silver plated copper alloy contemporary copy of a silver double parisis of Philip IV of France (1285 - 1314), first issue, Duplessy 227A, 1295 - 1303. Diameter 18.9mm and weight 8g.

See also similar coin on the database LON-DBA042.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1295
Date to: Circa AD 1303

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 8 g
Diameter: 18.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 8th July 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Catherine Falkner
Identified by: Mrs Catherine Falkner
Secondary identifier: Miss Meghan King

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E8810

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Secondary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Uncertain
Ruler/issuer: Philippe IV of France
Type: French: Silver, Philippe IV, not further defined
Obverse description: Cross fleuronnée
Obverse inscription: P[HILLIPVS R]EX
Reverse description: REGA/LIS (surmounted by fleur-de-lis)
Reverse inscription: MO[NETA] DVP[LE]X
Initial mark: Cross
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: Boston (District)
Parish or ward: Kirton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF2840
Four figure Latitude: 52.94213438
Four figure longitude: -0.09664726
1:25K map: TF2840
1:10K map: TF24SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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