IOW-D62B15: Clipped penny of Archbishop Wulfred of Canterbury. Group VII. Baldred type (c. 823-5). North 239.

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-D62B15

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Clipped penny of Archbishop Wulfred of Canterbury. Group VII. Baldred type (c. 823-5). North 239. Diameter 12mm. Weight 0.52g.

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
Date from: Circa AD 823
Date to: Circa AD 825

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 12 mm
Weight: 0.52 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th September 2005

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Stephen Butler
Secondary identifier: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2005-164-19

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Archbishop Wulfred of Canterbury
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: Penny of the Archbishops of Canterbury 8th-9th century

Obverse description: New tonsured facing bust within inner circle Reverse description: DRVR/CITS (in two lines). The inscription is an abbreviation for Dorobernia Civitas, latin for City of Canterbury.
Reverse inscription: DRVR CITS in centre field

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Shalfleet (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SZ3986
Four figure Latitude: 50.672365
Four figure longitude: -1.449459
1:25K map: SZ3986
1:10K map: SZ36NE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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