SUSS-EFF680: Coin reverse

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-EFF680

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

A silver groat of Henry VI (AD 1422-1461).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1422
Date to: Circa AD 1461

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 1.52 g
Diameter: 19.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st April 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Groat
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: [HENRIC DI GRA REX ANGL Z FRANC DNS HYB]
Reverse description: Long cross.
Reverse inscription: CIVI TAS CAN TOR (inner circle)
[POSVI] DEVM ADIVTO [REM ME]V (outer circle)
Initial mark: Cross type V
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Rother (District)
To be known as: Bexhill area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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