NLM-94EEB5: Styca from Swinhope

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-94EEB5

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

Copper alloy

Coin. Northumbrian Styca, possibly of Eadberht (737-758).

Obverse description: Cross pattee with circumferential legend in beaded border.

Obverse inscription: EDBE[--]V?S R

Reverse description: Circumferential legend around cross pattee within beaded border, partly off flan.

Reverse inscription: FOR?E(---)

Diameter (long axis): 14.44mm, Weight: 0.88gms.

Class: Northumbrian Styca, possibly of Eadberht (737-758)
Inscription: obverse: EDBE[--]V?S R reverse: FOR?E(---)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 737
Date to: Circa AD 758

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.88 g
Diameter: 14.44 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 21st June 2011

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM18241

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Eadberht of Northumbria
Category: Styca of Northumbria and York

Type: Eadberht (no further details) (N 177/N 178)
Obverse description: Cross pattee with circumferential legend in beaded border
Obverse inscription: EDBE[--]V?S R
Reverse description: Circumferential legend around cross pattee within beaded border, partly off flan
Reverse inscription: FOR?E(---)
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Swinhope

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 10 years ago

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