GLO-B1CB97: 887 Penny of Edward I obverse.jpg

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Unique ID: GLO-B1CB97

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Coin of Edward I, class 4d Date Circa 1286-circa 1287 Diameter 20mm, thickness 0.7mm, weight 1.37g. Obverse; Bust facing forward Obverse inscription; EDWRANGLDNShYB Reverse; Long cross with three pellets in each angle Reverse inscription; CIVI/TAS/CAN/TOR Mint; Canterbury Die axes measurement; 250 Very fine Note: Pellet before each of the legends

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1286
Date to: Circa AD 1287

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 1.37 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 887

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Bust facing forward
Obverse inscription: EDWRANGLDNShYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/CAN/TOR
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Forest of Dean (District)
Parish or ward: Taynton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7723
Four figure Latitude: 51.905059
Four figure longitude: -2.335721
1:25K map: SO7723
1:10K map: SO72SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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

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Audit data

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

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