KENT-AB5284: KENT-AB5284

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Unique ID: KENT-AB5284

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An Early Medeival cut halfpenny of Edward the Martyr (North 763). Minted by Isulf striking at York mint.


Early Medieval Coin index number 2010.0088 has York as 'EFERV'.

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Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 975
Date to: Circa AD 978

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.66 g
Diameter: 19.3 mm

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward the Martyr
Mint or issue place: York
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: N 763 (Edward Martyr's Small Cross)
Obverse description: Robed bust facing
Obverse inscription: [...]ARD REX[...]
Reverse description: Small cross in centre surrounded by legend
Reverse inscription: ISVL[...]RV
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Canterbury (District)
To be known as: Barham

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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

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