GLO-C158CC:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-C158CC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Medieval silver sterling imitation penny of John the Blind of Luxemburg, 1309-46,
Mint Meraude: Belgium.
Obverse; crowned bust facing forward +IOhAES DEI GRA REX B,
Reverse; long cross with three pellets in each angle MOn ETA MER AVD,

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1310
Date to: Circa AD 1346

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.93 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st June 2018 - Monday 1st October 2018

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John the Blind, King of Bohemia and count of Luxembourg
Mint or issue place: Mraude
Type: Edwardian imitation: John the Blind for Luxembourg at Méraude (M 275 - 281)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing forward
Obverse inscription: +IOhAES DEI GRA REX B
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: MOn ETA MER AVD
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: East Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: West Ashby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF2672
Four figure Latitude: 53.23010126
Four figure longitude: -0.11386307
1:25K map: TF2672
1:10K map: TF27SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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