SF523: Medieval coin: unidentified

Rights Holder: Suffolk County Council
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Unique ID: SF523

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published


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Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: UNKNOWN

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 7 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st October 1999

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Gold

Coin data (numismatics)

Obverse description: Original coin roughly cut down, so only section of design survives. Corner of a shield devided up into smaller fields occupied by illegible devices.
Reverse description: Cross potent with a mullet or star in each angle.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: SUFFOLK WHITTON

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: SF
Created: 19 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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