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Unique ID: HAMP-EAEE88

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Medieval penny of William II (1087-1100), BMC.5, Cross Fleury and Piles type, dating from 1099-1100. Minted in Salisbury by Edword. 


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Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1099
Date to: Circa AD 1100

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.27 g
Diameter: 19.01 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 8th January 2018

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: William II of England
Mint or issue place: Salisbury
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: William II BMC v (N 856)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, with sceptre in left hand; star in field to right.
Obverse inscription: +ǷILLELM (RI)
Reverse description: Cross fleury with a pile surmounted by a pellet in each angle.
Reverse inscription: +EDǷOLD ON SÆREb
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU2242
Four figure Latitude: 51.17681648
Four figure longitude: -1.68666553
1:25K map: SU2242
1:10K map: SU24SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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