LIN-E33A10: Silver medieval penny

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Unique ID: LIN-E33A10

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver penny of Alexander III.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1280

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.99 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Alexander III of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: +ALEX[ANDER DEI GRA]
Reverse description: Voided long cross with star in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: [+REX/S]CO[/TOR/UM]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Newark and Sherwood (District)
Parish or ward: Langford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8258
Four figure Latitude: 53.112891
Four figure longitude: -0.776398
1:25K map: SK8258
1:10K map: SK85NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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