LIN-E6EE48: Medieval silver scottish penny

Rights Holder:
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: LIN-E6EE48

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

A silver short cross penny of William the Lion, posthumous under Alexander II, phase B. The moneyers are Hue and Walter showing that the Perth and Edinburgh mints were working jointly.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1205
Date to: Ante AD 1230

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 17 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st January 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Crowned bust left, sceptre in front
Obverse inscription: + LE R[EI WILA]M
Reverse description: Short cross, quatrefoil in angles
Reverse inscription: HVE WALTER (retrograde)
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: South Holland (District)
Parish or ward: Moulton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF3226
Four figure Latitude: 52.815389
Four figure longitude: -0.042832
1:25K map: TF3226
1:10K map: TF32NW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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.

Similar objects

Find number: LIN-49E7B7
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver short cross penny of William the Lion, posthumous under Alexander II, phase B. The moneyers are Hue and Walter showing that the Perth…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SUR-3FEBC7
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver penny of William I of Scotland - Short cross and stars coinage, Phase B. Minted by the Edinburgh and Perth moneyers Hue and Walter w…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: HESH-061EC6
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Silver cut half-penny of William I 'the lion' of Scotland, Short Cross Phase B c. 1205-1230. Seaby 5029. Moneyer Hue Walter Mint: Edinburgh an…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.