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Unique ID: YORYM-0AF1A5

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver penny of Eadberht (Bishop of London). Spink (2007), p98, 911.


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Ante AD 789

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 17.3 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st April 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Mrs Liz Andrews-Wilson - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Eadberht by [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: Coin of the kings of Mercia 8th-9th centuries [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: ADB//ERHT, EP below
Obverse inscription: ADBERHT in two lines within a beaded rectangle, EP below
Reverse description: Circle motif
Reverse inscription: +OFFA REX

A resized image of Medieval coin : Penny of Eadberht

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Essex
District: Maldon
To be known as: Tolleshunt Major

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 [scope notes]
General landuse: Cultivated land[scope notes]
Specific landuse: Character undetermined[scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Thursday 23rd April 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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