NLM-C666F3: Penny of Edward II from Haxey

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-C666F3

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver

Coin. Long Cross Penny of Edward II (1307-1327), Class 11, issue of 1310-1314, Canterbury mint.

Obverse description: Facing bust with bifoliate crown with damaged left spearhead. Initial cross pattee. Coin is worn, perhaps clipped, and crumpled.

Obverse inscription: +EDWA R?AN?[---]hYB

Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle.

Reverse inscription: CIVI/[---]R

Diameter: 16.2mm, Weight: 0.91gms, die axis: 12.

Class: Long Cross Penny of Edward II
Sub class: Class 11
Inscription: obverse: +EDWA R?AN?[---]hYB reverse: CIVI/[---]R

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1310
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Circa AD 1314
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.91 g
Diameter: 16.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 4th April 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM16146

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 11 (N 1060-1062), not further defined
Obverse description: Facing bust with bifoliate crown with damaged left spearhead. Coin is worn, perhaps clipped, and crumpled.
Obverse inscription: +EDWA R?AN?[---]hYB
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/[---]R
Initial mark: Initial cross pattee
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: High Burnham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Recording Institution: NLM
Created: Tuesday 11th January 2011
Updated: Monday 14th February 2011 by Martin Foreman

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