WAW-0D6981: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward II

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-0D6981

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin: penny of Edward II (1307-1327 AD), minted in London, class 11a, 1311-1312 AD. North 1060/1. This coin has been double struck.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1311
Date to: Circa AD 1312

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.95 mm
Weight: 1.4 g
Diameter: 19.2 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th February 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Richard Henry
Identified by: Mr Richard Henry
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 4263

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 11a1 (N 1060/1)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EDWARANGLDNShYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Staffordshire (County)
District: Lichfield (District)
Parish or ward: Thorpe Constantine (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2409
Four figure Latitude: 52.678173
Four figure longitude: -1.64646
1:25K map: SK2409
1:10K map: SK20NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 8 years ago

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