SWYOR-878587: Cut penny of Edward the Confessor, reverse.

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COIN

Unique ID: SWYOR-878587

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

Silver cut halfpenny of Edward the Confessor (1042 - 1066) small cross type North 830.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1042
Date to: AD 1066

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st February 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Anna Marshall
Identified by: Ms Anna Marshall
Secondary identifier: Dr Julian Baker

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward the Confessor
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Obverse description: Bust facing, bearded and crowned. The dots are the collar and the cone is the beard.
Obverse inscription: [EADWARD REX ANG]
Reverse description: Small cross pattee with moneyer around.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
To be known as: GRINGLEY ON THE HILL

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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