SF-30B9D5: Medieval coin: penny of Edward III

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Unique ID: SF-30B9D5

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A Medieval silver penny of Edward III (AD 1327-1377), Pre or Post Treaty Series dating to circa AD 1351-1377. Mint of Durham. 

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1351
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.92 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2019 - Tuesday 31st December 2019

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: FSF277

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Incised or engraved or chased

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward III not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [+ EDWARDVS REX A]NGLI.
Reverse description: Long cross dividng legend, three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [VIL/LA]/D[VR/REM]
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Fressingfield

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 9 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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