SF-B0DC12: Silver Penny of Edward the Martyr

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-B0DC12

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

A silver penny of Edward the Martyr, c.975-978 AD. As North, 1975: no. 763.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 975
Date to: Circa AD 978

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st June 2010

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: EMC 2010.0244

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward the Martyr
Mint or issue place: Stamford
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: N 763 (Edward Martyr's Small Cross)
Obverse description: Diademed bust left
Obverse inscription: +EADPERD REX ANGLO
Reverse description: Small cross pattee within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: +GRIM M O TO STANFOR
Initial mark: Cross Pattee
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Near Bury St Edmunds

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 12 years ago
Updated: 12 years ago

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