ESS-9D2C54: ESS-9D2C54: Medieval coin: Penny of Alexander III of Scotland

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-9D2C54

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

Medieval silver coin: cut halfpenny of Alexander III of Scotland.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1249
Date to: AD 1286

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.62 g
Diameter: 17.49 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 25th November 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OEF 5510

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Alexander III of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse inscription: [ALEX]ANDER
Reverse description: Voided long cross, star in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: .../ON/

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Harlow (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4410
Four figure Latitude: 51.77016
Four figure longitude: 0.085553
1:25K map: TL4410
1:10K map: TL41SW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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