SUSS-B014C7: Medieval : Penny of an Edwardian King (obverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-B014C7

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

A silver Edwardian penny circa 1272-1377 AD. Probably of Edward II.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1307
Date to: Circa AD 1327

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.54 mm
Weight: 1.34 g
Diameter: 18.53 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 4th October 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Trista Clifford
Identified by: Trista Clifford

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EDWAR [A]NGL DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross patee three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS CANTOR

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Wealden (District)
To be known as: Near Lewes

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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