BH-F08AB6: Medieval coin: farthing of Edward I or Edward II

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COIN

Unique ID: BH-F08AB6

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver farthing of Edward I or Edward II; North Class 10-11 (1975: 26 and 28) coin, minted at London, 1302-1314. The coin is worn and corroded. It measures 11mm in diameter, 0.2mm thick and weighs 0.23g.

Class: Farthing

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder.

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1302
Date to: AD 1314

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.2 mm
Weight: 0.23 g
Diameter: 11 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 13th January 2004

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Julian Watters
Identified by: Mr Richard Gibson
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Ver 09/200 - 3

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Farthing: Edwardian classes 1-15, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: +[EDWA]RDVS REX A[N]
Reverse description: Long-cross, three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
Parish or ward: Berden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL4629
Four figure Latitude: 51.940353
Four figure longitude: 0.122537
1:25K map: TL4629
1:10K map: TL42NE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder.
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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