NMS-02E6D4: Medieval coin: fragment of a penny of William I

Rights Holder: Norfolk County Council
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Unique ID: NMS-02E6D4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Broken fragment of a silver penny of William I, Sword type, uncertain mint and moneyer, reverse inscription surviving reads ...NODPI... so ...NOTHWI, perhaps for Norwich, North 846, weight 0.47g, c.1077-80

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1077
Date to: Exactly AD 1080

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 6th September 2018 - Thursday 6th September 2018

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 63827
Other reference: INDDL05122018AW

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: William the Conqueror
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: William I BMC vi (N 846)

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Smallburgh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG3323
Four figure Latitude: 52.75433747
Four figure longitude: 1.45134513
1:25K map: TG3323
1:10K map: TG32SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NMS
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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