DENO-6F9FE7: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward II or III.

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-6F9FE7

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin. Hammered silver penny of Edward II or III, Canterbury mint, 1327-1351. Diameter 18.66mm, weight 1.35g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1327
Date to: AD 1351

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.35 g
Diameter: 18.66 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st September 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Rachel Atherton
Identified by: Ms Rachel Atherton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby Museum Entry No. E4798 A coin 2

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust of king.
Obverse inscription: EDW[... A]NGL DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS C[AN]TOR
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
To be known as: Sleaford

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
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: DENO
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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