Two hoards of silver coins found at Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, and at Dunblane, Perthshire

Robert Kerr (Author)


Keyword(s):
Earthenware Greenglaze Vessel, Quarrying, Silver, Coin, English Coins
Period(s):
1324

Abstract


A hoard of 197 coins in an earthenware green-glaze vessel were discovered during building work. The group comprised 192 English and 5 Scottish groats. The date of the latest coin was 1466. A second hoard discovered at Dunblane during quarrying comprised 91 silver pennies of which 86 were English, 3 were Scottish and 2 were Irish. Two of the English coins were forgeries. The date of the latest was 1324.

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Published
30-11-1939
How to Cite
Kerr, R. (1939). Two hoards of silver coins found at Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, and at Dunblane, Perthshire. Proceedings of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, 73, 51-54. Retrieved from http://journals.socantscot.org/index.php/psas/article/view/8101
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