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Unique ID: SF-E8EDD8

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A worn silver short cross penny of Richard I, Class 3, c.1190-1194 AD.

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 1190
Date to: Circa AD 1193

Dimensions and weight

Weight: 1.28 g
Diameter: 19.63 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Winchester [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278 [ scope notes | View all attributed records]
Type: Short cross class 3 (N 967) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within an inner circle, seven pellets on the band of the crown.
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX
Reverse description: Voided short cross, four pellets in each angle of the cross, all within an inner circle.
Reverse inscription: +GOCELM.ON.WIN
Initial mark: Cross pattee
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock [scope notes | view all attributed records]

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern
County: Suffolk
District: St. Edmundsbury
To be known as: Kedington

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]

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Created: Thursday 28th May 2009
Updated: Thursday 24th February 2011

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