SUR-1A8752: Medieval coin: Scottish cut farthing

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-1A8752

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Scottish cut farthing, probably of Alexander III, first coinage.

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 17th May 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 08.655

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Alexander III of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse inscription: [...]XND[...]
Reverse inscription: Unclear
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Winchester (District)
Parish or ward: Crawley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4333
Four figure Latitude: 51.094703
Four figure longitude: -1.387341
1:25K map: SU4333
1:10K map: SU43SW
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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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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