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Unique ID: HAMP-C4E997
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
An incomplete Early Medieval (Anglo Saxon) silver penny of Burgred, King of Mercia, dating to the period AD 852 - 874. Type C. Moneyer Dudda. Mint of London.
As North Vol 1, p.100, no.425.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 0.73 g
Diameter: 20.1 mm
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Ruler/issuer: Burgred of Mercia
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Coin of the kings of Mercia 8th-9th centuries
Type: N 425 (Burgred, lunette, broken at angles)
Obverse description: Diademed bust right.
Obverse inscription: [...]XRED REX
Reverse description: Moneyer's name in three lines, between two lunettes which are broken at the angles.
Reverse inscription: MON//DVDA//[ETA]
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
4 Figure: SU4640
Four figure Latitude: 51.15741134
Four figure longitude: -1.34361321
1:25K map: SU4640
1:10K map: SU44SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
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