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GLO-88ADA8:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-88ADA8

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

Silver penny of John Class 6b dated to 1213-1215 Obverse: bust facing forwards (only the bottom right side remains) CVS (pellet on S) Reverse: short cross voided with four pellets in each angle OLE∙

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1213
Date to: Circa AD 1215

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 10 mm
Width: 8 mm
Weight: 0.29 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st July 2020 - Tuesday 1st September 2020

Personal details

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: John of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 6b, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards (only the bottom right side remains)
Obverse inscription: CVS (pellet on S)
Reverse description: Short cross voided with four pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: OLE∙
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
Parish or ward: Dymock (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7131
Four figure Latitude: 51.97670226
Four figure longitude: -2.42360822
1:25K map: SO7131
1:10K map: SO73SW
Grid reference source: From 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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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