LEIC-703C14: Medieval silver penny

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Unique ID: LEIC-703C14

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Medieval silver long cross penny of Edward I, Type 3a?. Berwick on Tweed mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1279
Date to: AD 1307

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 1.28 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 12th October 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

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: Berwick
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: EDWARANGLDNSHYB
Reverse description: Long cross and pellets
Reverse inscription: VILLABEREVICI
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: North Kesteven (District)
Parish or ward: Eagle and Swinethorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8766
Four figure Latitude: 53.183993
Four figure longitude: -0.69955
1:25K map: SK8766
1:10K map: SK86NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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