NARC-F557B4: F557B4

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-F557B4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver cut half penny. William I of Scotland AD 1165-1205. Obv: Quadrilobed sceptre out of circular border. Pelleted crown with one solid line running parallel to sceptre. [....]AT unbarred A Rev: voided shortcross. 6 pointed stars in quarters. HV[E WALTER] Probable Phase A. AD 1195-1205. Willaim was known as 'William the lion', for changing the dragon on the arms of Scotland with a lion rampant.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1195
Date to: AD 1205

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.57 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 27th August 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Julie Cassidy
Identified by: Ms Julie Cassidy

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Quadrilobed sceptre out of circular border. Pelleted crown with one solid line running parallel to sceptre.
Obverse inscription: [....]AT unbarred A
Reverse description: Voided shortcross. 6 pointed stars in quarters.
Reverse inscription: HV[E WALTER]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: Daventry (District)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP6063
Four figure Latitude: 52.261901
Four figure longitude: -1.122306
1:25K map: SP6063
1:10K map: SP66SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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