WILT-1A2B91:

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-1A2B91

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval silver penny of William I, dating to AD 1074-1077. Two sceptres type muled with reverse of two stars. Uncertain mint and moneyer. North (1994: 191) nos. 844-845. 

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1074
Date to: Circa AD 1077

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.01 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: DZSWS 2019-11

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: William the Conqueror
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: William I BMC iv/v mule (N 844/N 845)
Obverse description: Crowned and diademed bust facing between two sceptres
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Cross botonnee over quatrefoil with annulet at centre
Reverse inscription: R[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Broughton Gifford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8862
Four figure Latitude: 51.35694263
Four figure longitude: -2.17372181
1:25K map: ST8862
1:10K map: ST86SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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