HESH-811A77: HESH-811A77-silver medieval penny of EdwardI

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Unique ID: HESH-811A77

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cracked silver medieval penny of Edward I (AD 1272-1307) class 3d (c. 1280) struck at the mint in London.

Obverse: Crowned bust facing, EDW R [A]NGL DNS HYB.

Reverse: Long cross dividing the legend with 3 pellets in each angle, CIVI/TAS/LON/DON.

JJ North, vol 2, Page: 28, Reference: 1019

Weight: 1.06gms. Diameter: 18.24mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1280
Date to: Exactly AD 1280

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.06 g
Diameter: 18.24 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 6th October 2021

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 3d (N 1019)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EDW R [A]NGL DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the legend with 3 pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Condover (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ4706
Four figure Latitude: 52.6491303
Four figure longitude: -2.78482622
1:25K map: SJ4706
1:10K map: SJ40NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: metal detecting find
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
North, J.J. 1960 English Hammered Coinage: Vol 2. Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662 London Spink and Son 28 1019

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Recording Institution: HESH
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 10 months ago

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