HAMP-CC17B5: Medieval coin: Irish farthing of Edward I

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-CC17B5

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A slightly worn and bent 13th-century medieval Irish farthing of Edward I, early issue, struck at Waterford mint (c. 1280 - c. 1284 AD; Spink 6268; see also North 1997)

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1280
Date to: Circa AD 1284

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 10.65 mm
Width: 9.8 mm
Thickness: 0.8 mm
Weight: 0.33 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 12th March 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: E2661

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within beaded triangle
Obverse inscription: E R A/NG/LIE
Reverse description: Circle formed of annulets divided into quarters by long cross pattée; three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/VATE/FOR'
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: Hursley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU4424
Four figure Latitude: 51.013703
Four figure longitude: -1.374153
1:25K map: SU4424
1:10K map: SU42SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Weekend Wanderers USA Tour 2009
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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