DUR-D73067: DUR-D73067

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Unique ID: DUR-D73067

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver long cross penny of Edward I, II or III dating from 1279-1377.

it is worn and has accretions from the river making it difficult to define the details.


Bankhead no. 348

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1279
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 2nd July 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Other reference numbers

Other reference: No. 348

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward I, not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: EDWA...DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross
Reverse inscription: [CIVI]TAS[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County Durham (Unitary Authority)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: NZ2742
Four figure Latitude: 54.7722
Four figure longitude: -1.581826
1:25K map: NZ2742
1:10K map: NZ24SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Other chance find
Discovery circumstances: Whilst diving in River Wear
General landuse: Open fresh water
Specific landuse: Running water

References cited

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Audit data

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

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