WAW-DCB752: Medieval Coin: Penny Voided Long Cross type (obverse and reverse)

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-DCB752

Object type certainty: Certain
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The coin has been double struck on both faces. The penny is a short cross penny, dated between 1180 to 1247.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1180
Date to: AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.4 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 7th September 2005 - Friday 7th October 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Obverse description: The bust has been over struck with a voided short cross.
Obverse inscription: [ ]NRICVS [ ]
Reverse description: Voided short cross, which is unclear.
Reverse inscription: X (overstruck obverse legend) [ ]N · ON · CA[ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
Parish or ward: Alcester (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP0956
Four figure Latitude: 52.202157
Four figure longitude: -1.869729
1:25K map: SP0956
1:10K map: SP05NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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