LVPL-43E406: Silver long cross penny of Aethelred II (978-1016) dating to c.997-1003, North no. 774

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-43E406

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver long cross penny of Aethelred II (978-1016) dating to c.997-1003, North no. 774. Finders reference-2

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 997
Date to: AD 1003

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Æthelred the Unready
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: N 774 (Long Cross) (Scandinavian imitation)
Obverse description: Left facing draped bust
Obverse inscription: AEDELRED REX ANGL
Reverse description: Long cross with each terminal having 3 crescents.
Reverse inscription: +EODMAN MO LVND
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
Parish or ward: Yaxley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1274
Four figure Latitude: 52.32312975
Four figure longitude: 1.10942034
1:25K map: TM1274
1:10K map: TM17SW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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