WMID-FAE0B6: Medieval coin: Clipped silver short cross penny of Richard I (1189-1199) or John (1199-1216); moneyer: Goldwine; London or Canterbury mint; class 3-5 (c.1189/90-c.1209); obverse, reverse.

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COIN

Unique ID: WMID-FAE0B6

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Clipped silver short cross penny of Richard I (1189-1199) or John (1199-1216); moneyer: Goldwine; London or Canterbury mint; class 3-5 (c.1189/90-c.1209).

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1189
Date to: Circa AD 1209

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 15.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Identified by: Mr Duncan Slarke
Secondary identifier: Mr Jim Wall

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with a sceptre. Double struck.
Obverse inscription: HENRI[ ]
Reverse description: Short cross voided with a quatrefoil in each angle.
Reverse inscription: ( )OLDWINE[ ]
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)
To be known as: Drayton Bassett CP

Spatial coordinates


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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