SUR-E726E8:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-E726E8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver groat of Queen Mary (1553-1554). Obverse: crowned bust left, MARIA D G ANG FRA Z HIB REGINA. Reverse: long cross fourchee over royal shield, VERITAS TEMPORIS FILIA. Pomegranate initial mark. As North 1960, Spink 2492.

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 1553
Date to: Circa AD 1554

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 1.92 g
Diameter: 24.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 31st January 2019

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 (silver)
Ruler/issuer: Mary I of England
Mint or issue place: The Tower of London
Category: English coin early Modern 1489 - 1660
Type: Groat: Mary, 1553-1554 (N 1960)
Obverse description: Crowned bust, left.
Obverse inscription: MARIA D G ANG FRA Z HIB REGINA
Reverse description: Long cross fourchee over royal shield
Reverse inscription: VERITAS TEMPORIS FILIA
Initial mark: Pomegranate
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: East Hampshire (District)
Parish or ward: Farringdon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7035
Four figure Latitude: 51.11003
Four figure longitude: -1.00144679
1:25K map: SU7035
1:10K map: SU73NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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