KENT-3E6661: A Medieval silver Irish farthing of Edward I.

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-3E6661

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval Irish silver farthing of Edward I. The coin was minted in Dublin and is a late issue 1297-1302. It is possibly a Withers type 2. The coin has been broken into two pieces by a fresh break.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1297
Date to: AD 1302

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.3 g
Diameter: 10.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 14th December 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Jennifer Jackson
Identified by: Miss Jennifer Jackson

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Dublin
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within a triangle. The crown is wide spread and the face has a proper forehead.
Obverse inscription: ERA NG LIE
Reverse description: Long cross interrupting legend with three pellets in each corner.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/DVBL/INIE
Initial mark: Illegible
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Gravesham (District)
To be known as: Cobham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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