NLM-E01308: Early Medieval coin: Northumbrian styca of an indeterminate ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-E01308

Object type certainty: Certain
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Copper alloy coin. Northumbrian styca of an indeterminate ruler, issue of 685-850.

Obverse description: Two cross pommees

Obverse inscription: [-]T[-]

Reverse description: Central pellet, indeterminate lettering around.

Diameter: 13.1mm, Weight: 0.63gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Saxon style
Date from: Exactly AD 685
Date to: Exactly AD 850

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.63 g
Diameter: 13.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 23rd August 2021

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM47338

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Styca
Mint or issue place: Kingdom of Northumbria
Category: Styca of Northumbria and York

Obverse description: Two cross pommees
Obverse inscription: [-]T[-]
Reverse description: Central pellet, indeterminate lettering around.
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Bainton

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
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: NLM
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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