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COIN

Unique ID: SF5672

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Notes:

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Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1300
Date to: AD 1302

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.28 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st April 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Helen Geake
Identified by: Dr Helen Geake

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Bury St. Edmunds
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Details of the bust are unclear, but the leg of the R curls around the A, the A is unbarred, the N of pothook form.
Obverse inscription: EDW R ANGL DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross with 3 pellets in each quarter. There seem to be faint rectangles to either side of the outer pairs of pellets, but this may be the result of striking or wear. The Ns are of pothook form.
Reverse inscription: VILL / SCIE / DNV / NDI
Initial mark: cross pattée

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

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: 18 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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