DUR-8CBB58: Edward penny- DUR-8CBB58

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Unique ID: DUR-8CBB58

Object type certainty: Certain
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Fragment of a long cross silver penny, of Edward I, II or III, dating to c.1279-1377.

Less than a quarter remains- it appears to have broken rather than been cut.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1279
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 16.75 mm
Width: 12.67 mm
Thickness: 0.75 mm
Weight: 0.4 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian classes 1-15, not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: ED...YB REX
Reverse description: Long crossed
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: Harrogate (District)
Parish or ward: Ripon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE3171
Four figure Latitude: 54.133917
Four figure longitude: -1.527059
1:25K map: SE3171
1:10K map: SE37SW
Grid reference source: Centred on parish
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 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: DUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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