COIN

Unique ID: DUR-8C6F34

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy styca dating to c.840-867, of either Aethelred II/Redwulf/Osberht.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 840
Date to: Circa AD 867

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1.74 mm
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 11.61 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st September 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy [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: Styca [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Ruler/issuer: Anonymous (Northumbrian illegible) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Mint or issue place: Northumbria [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: Coin of the Kings of Northumbria and Archbishops of York 7th-9th centuries [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Type: Styca (unidentifiable) [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Obverse description: Central cross
Reverse description: annulet surrounded by a circle of annulets
Degree of wear: Worn: fine [scope notes | view all attributed records]

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Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire And The Humber
County: East Riding Of Yorkshire
District: East Riding Of Yorkshire
Parish: Thwing

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0570
Four figure Latitude: 54.115162 Four figure longitude: -0.395198
1:25K map: TA0570
1:10K map: TA07SE
WOEID: 37542
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
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]

Adjacent Domesday Book places

Domesday data within 2 km of discovery point is surfaced via the excellent Open Domesday website.

References cited

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Created: Friday 3rd December 2010
Updated: Friday 10th December 2010

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