Tyne and Wear HER(6839): South Shields, Herd Sand, medieval coins - Details
South Shields, Herd Sand, medieval coins
Scottish groat (4d) of Robert II of Scotland, found on Herd Sand. Obv: +ROBERT[TUS DEI GRA REX SCOTTORVM Rev: +DNS: PTECTOR MS F[UBATOR MS] VILLA EDIN[BURGH] Issued 1371-90, 25.5 metres in diameter, 2.2g in weight. And a silver 1d coin of Robert III or James II - Rev: VILLA[…}, 17 metres in diameter, 0.7g in weight.
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