WMID-62FCA2: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward I, class 9b (obverse, reverse)

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Unique ID: WMID-62FCA2

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An incomplete silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307), class 9b (c.1299-1300/1), North ref. 1037/1. London mint.


Unbarred A's, pot hook or unbarred N's, closed C, serpentine S's (see Withers and Withers, 2006, p34), small lettering, small flan (18mm).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1299
Date to: AD 1301

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.18 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 29th January 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Identified by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Secondary identifier: Mr Jim Wall

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 9b (N 1037/1)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, trifoliate crown.
Obverse inscription: EDW R ANGL DNS hYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: Cross pattee
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)
Parish or ward: Drayton Bassett (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK1800
Four figure Latitude: 52.597498
Four figure longitude: -1.735691
1:25K map: SK1800
1:10K map: SK10SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
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Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
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Audit data

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

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