IOW-3019A7: Medieval Coin: Irish Farthing of Edward I

Rights Holder: Isle of Wight Council
CC License:

Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).


Unique ID: IOW-3019A7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A complete silver Irish farthing of Edward I. c. AD 1280-84 (Withers and Withers 2004, 44, ref. 1d).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1280
Date to: AD 1284

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.36 g
Diameter: 10.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 21st October 2007

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2007-10-136

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Dublin
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within triangle
Obverse inscription: ]ANG[
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: []/TAS/DVBL/IN[]
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

Similar objects

Find number: SF-8E0C76
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval halfpenny of Edward I, Withers and Withers (2004: p. 42) Type 1a, c.1280 AD.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: CORN-982DB5
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Silver Irish farthing of Edward I (1272-1307), Early issue (c.1280-1284) with open 'e' and 'c', Dublin mint, Withers Type 1a.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-854DD0
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver farthing of Edward I, Withers and Withers Type 13, c.1280-1282 AD.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.