DUR-B21924: DUR-B21924

Rights Holder: Durham County Council
CC License:

Image use policy

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


Unique ID: DUR-B21924

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

Silver long cross penny of Edward III (1327-72). Florin Coinage, 1344-51, Durham mint.

North no. 1116

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1344
Date to: Circa AD 1351

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.81 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 17.39 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2010

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward III, 3rd 'florin' coinage, type 4 (N 1116; 1123; 1125-1130)
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: EDWR...
Reverse description: Long cross
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS DVR[EME]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Middleton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7885
Four figure Latitude: 54.25474
Four figure longitude: -0.804247
1:25K map: SE7885
1:10K map: SE78NE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

Similar objects

Find number: DUR-1174F4
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Silver long cross penny, probably of Edward III (1327-77) minted in London. Possibly a Florin type, dating to 1344-51, Type 4, North no. 1116.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: NMS-6081C0
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Silver penny of Edward III, Florin coinage, London, North 1116, 1344-51
Workflow: PublishedFind published

Find number: NMS-0CEFD4
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Silver penny of Edward III, London, florin coinage, North 1116, 1344-51
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

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

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