LVPL-4FABE2: Penny of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-4FABE2

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver penny of Edward III, (1327-1377).

Obverse: EDW....; worn bust forwards.

Reverse: CIVITAS [EBORACI]; long cross dividing legend, three pellets in each quarter. Quatrefoil in centre of reverse.

Mint: York.

Possibly class 15d.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1327
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.51 mm
Weight: 0.9 g
Diameter: 17.88 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 3rd September 2011

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Gold noble: Edward III, 4th coinage, not further defined
Obverse description: Worn bust forwards.
Obverse inscription: EDW…
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend, three pellets in each quarter. Quatrefoil in centre of reverse.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS [EBORACI]
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: Selby (District)
To be known as: Askham Bryan

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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