WAW-3C53E2: Obverse and reverse of an Edward I penny.

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-3C53E2

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

A penny of Edward I.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1282
Date to: Circa AD 1291

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 17.88 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 14th February 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards. There is possibly a worn pellet on the breast, if so it is a Class 5.
Obverse inscription: EDWR ANGL DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVI / TAS / CAN / TOR
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Brailes (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP3140
Four figure Latitude: 52.05752
Four figure longitude: -1.549283
1:25K map: SP3140
1:10K map: SP34SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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