LIN-DC4DA6: Medieval silver cut farthing

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-DC4DA6

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver cut farthing of Alexander III

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1250
Date to: Ante AD 1280

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.46 mm
Weight: 0.28 g
Diameter: 9.8 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: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Alexander III of Scotland
Mint or issue place: Berwick
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: ]X[
Reverse description: Voided long cross with star in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: +R[

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Torksey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK8677
Four figure Latitude: 53.283008
Four figure longitude: -0.711546
1:25K map: SK8677
1:10K map: SK87NE
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

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

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