COIN

Unique ID: SF-ADDCC5

Object type certainty: Certain
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A very worn cut silver sterling halfpenny, continental imitation by Valeran of Ligny, c.1304-1353 and 1364-1366. Mayhew no. 220.

Evidence of reuse: Cut halfpenny

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1304
Date to: Circa AD 1366

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 18.92 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st June 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Dr John Naylor - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Valéran II count of Ligny [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: Non English coin 1066 - 1489 [ scope notes | View all attributed records]
Obverse description: Uncertain bust facing within an inner circle
Obverse inscription: [G D]OMINVS [DELINI]
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the legend, three pellets in each angle of the cross all within an inner circle.
Reverse inscription: [M]ON/ETA/[SER/ENE]
Initial mark: Uncertain cross

A resized image of Valeran of Ligny Sterling Penny

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Suffolk
District: Waveney
To be known as: Covehithe

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

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Created: Friday 31st October 2008
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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