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Unique ID: SF-C00244
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
An incomplete silver medieval sterling imitation penny of Robert III, count of Flanders, dating to the period AD 1305-22. Mint of Alost.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 1.09 g
Diameter: 18.35 mm
Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st March 2021
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Ruler/issuer: Robert III, Count of Flanders
Mint or issue place: Aalst
Type: Edwardian imitation: M 209 - 219
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: R COMES FLAnDR
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the legend with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: MON/ETA/ ALO/[TEN]
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.
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