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Unique ID: YORYM-1B6E14

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver penny from the Sievert-Siefred-Cnut Group, Cunnetti, York mint, circa 895-902. North, Vol: I, p110, 501.

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 895
Date to: Circa AD 902

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 1.13 g
Diameter: 19.4 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st November 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]
Secondary identifier: Dr John Naylor - [ 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: Cnut of Northumbria [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: York [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: Coin of the Viking invaders 9th-10th centuries [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Type: N 501 (Cunnetti) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: Small cross pattee, with pellets in diagonals
Obverse inscription: +CVN:NETI:
Reverse description: Patriarchal cross
Reverse inscription: CNUT RE
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine [scope notes | view all attributed records]

A resized image of Early-medieval coin : Penny of Viking ruler

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire And The Humber
County: North Yorkshire
District: Ryedale
To be known as: Wharram

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: Tuesday 9th February 2010
Updated: Tuesday 12th April 2011

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