BERK-48ED57: Long Cross Penny Henry II

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Unique ID: BERK-48ED57

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A silver long cross Irish penny of Edward I -III (AD 1272-1377), minted in Waterford.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1279
Date to: Circa AD 1340

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.54 g
Diameter: 15.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 19th September 2009

Rally details.

This object was found at West Hanney 2009

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Michael Byard
Identified by: Ms Sally Worrell

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Tkt Y202

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Edward I - III
Type: Irish penny; obverse upside down triangle reverse long cross with pellets not further defined
Obverse description: Upside down triangle.
Obverse inscription: EDWR ANGL [...]
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS WATERFORD

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: Vale of White Horse (District)
Parish or ward: West Hanney (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3991
Four figure Latitude: 51.616482
Four figure longitude: -1.438117
1:25K map: SU3991
1:10K map: SU39SE
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: BERK
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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