DEV-1F8BB9: Medieval coin: penny of Edward I

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Unique ID: DEV-1F8BB9

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn medieval silver penny of Edward I (AD 1272-1307) dating to AD 1272- 1301.

Unknown class, trifoliate crown. London mint.

Measurements: 16.3mm diameter, 1.1mm thickness, weight 0.75g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1272
Date to: Circa AD 1301

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.1 mm
Weight: 0.75 g
Diameter: 16.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st November 2020 - Saturday 7th August 2021

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC Receipt 019631

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: Edward I, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: ED[...]
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/[...]/DON
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: East Devon (District)
Parish or ward: Axminster (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY2999
Four figure Latitude: 50.78620583
Four figure longitude: -3.00856017
1:25K map: SY2999
1:10K map: SY29SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DEV
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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