SF-BFB855: Cut half penny

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-BFB855

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

A silver cut half of Edward the Confessor, facing bust/small cross type 1062-1065 (North 1980, Vol 1 142, plate XII, nos 20-22).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1062
Date to: Circa AD 1065

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.59 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter

Other reference numbers

Other reference: EMC 2005.0220

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward the Confessor
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Obverse description: Facing bust bearded and crowned
Obverse inscription: EAD[ ]
Reverse description: Small cross pattee
Reverse inscription: +PVLFP[ ]NT

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk (District)
To be known as: Southery

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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