LVPL-9941F6: LVPL-9941F6

Rights Holder: National Museums Liverpool
CC License:


Image use policy

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

COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-9941F6

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver sceatta, Series C (Metcalf R1), c.705-10.

Obv: Radiate bust right, pyramidical neck rests on curved exergual lines either side of beaded line.

Rev: Beaded standard within which are the letters ToT II, tufa above.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Ascribed Culture: Anglo-Saxon
Date from: Circa AD 705
Date to: Circa AD 710

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1.34 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 11.59 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 25th April 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Dr John Naylor

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sceat
Ruler/issuer: Anonymous (early penny/sceatta)
Mint or issue place: Unknown
Category: Early Anglo-Saxon silver coin (sceatta)

Type: Series C: Metcalf R1
Obverse description: Radiate bust right, pyramidical neck rests on curved exergual lines either side of beaded line. Reverse description: Beaded standard within which are the letters ToT II, tufa above.
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
To be known as: Benningborough

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found whilst metal detecting.
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: KENT-214006
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
An early medieval silver sceatta, Series C (Metcalf R1; c.705-10). Possibly a die duplicate of EMC 2009.0340 found in Suffolk. Obverse: l…
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: HAMP-1F2747
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
An incomplete early-medieval (Anglo-Saxon) base silver sceat of Series R1, dating to c. 700-750. Obverse: Radiate bust right, Runic 'EPA' befo…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: IOW-F0B41B
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: EARLY MEDIEVAL
An Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) silver sceat. Series R1, c. 710-c. 765 (Abramson 2006: 25 and 95). Obverse: Radiate bust right, Runic EPA …
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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