DUR-1174F4: Edward III penny- DUR-1174F4

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Unique ID: DUR-1174F4

Object type certainty: Certain
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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.

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
Weight: 1.1 g
Diameter: 18.81 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 30th January 2011

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: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
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 LONDON
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: Hayton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE8145
Four figure Latitude: 53.894857
Four figure longitude: -0.76889
1:25K map: SE8145
1:10K map: SE84NW
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

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Audit data

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Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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