LEIC-686855: Post Medieval gold rose of Henry VIII

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Unique ID: LEIC-686855

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Post Medieval gold crown of the double rose of Henry VIII, Bristol mint, 1546-7.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: County / local importance

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: POST MEDIEVAL
Period from: POST MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1546
Date to: Circa AD 1547

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 3.09 g
Diameter: 25 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Crown of the double Rose
Ruler/issuer: Henry VIII of England
Mint or issue place: Bristol
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Obverse description: crowned double Rose with a crowned initial to either side H/R
Obverse inscription: HENRIC 8 ROSA SINE SPINA
Reverse description: Crowned Royal Shield, with a crowned initial to either side H/R
Reverse inscription: D' .G'.ANGLIE:(rose) FRA'.Z.HIB'.REX

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Thrussington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6517
Four figure Latitude: 52.74672213
Four figure longitude: -1.03852715
1:25K map: SK6517
1:10K map: SK61NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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