HAMP-4623EB:

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-4623EB

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A silver early Medieval penny of Cnut (1016-1035), BMC VIII / Hild E Quatrefoil type dating to 1017-1023. Moneyer probably Leofwine at Lincoln mint. As North 781.

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Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1017
Date to: Circa AD 1023

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 20 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Cnut the Great
Mint or issue place: Lincoln
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: Cnut, Quatrefoil (N 781-6) (Hild. E)
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, within quatrefoil.
Obverse inscription: +CNVT REX ANGLORVM
Reverse description: Long cross voided on quatrefoil; each limb terminates in three crescents, pellets at apex of cusps.
Reverse inscription: +LE/OFN/EMO/LINC (NC ligated)
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: New Forest (District)
Parish or ward: Rockbourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1118
Four figure Latitude: 50.96132141
Four figure longitude: -1.84474451
1:25K map: SU1118
1:10K map: SU11NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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