LVPL-E07616: Medieval coin: Farthing of Edward I

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-E07616

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete struck / hammered silver farthing of Edward I (1272-1307), minted sometime between 1279 and 1307 in London.

Obverse: [ ]ANGLIC
Reverse: [] EN [ ] S [ ] LONDON

Diameter: 11.20mm

Notes:

Find was photographed at the club and a paper record made.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1279
Date to: Circa AD 1307

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 11.2 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Teresa Gilmore
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Farthing: Edward I, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing forward. No inner circle
Obverse inscription: [ ] ANGLIC
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: IEN [ ] S [ ] LONDON
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Myddle and Broughton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ4723
Four figure Latitude: 52.801939
Four figure longitude: -2.787576
1:25K map: SJ4723
1:10K map: SJ42SE
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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