SF-D33B23: Penny of Cnut

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-D33B23

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

A silver penny of Cnut, short cross type, c.1030-1035 AD. As North, 1980: no. 790.

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 1030
Date to: Circa AD 1035

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.07 g
Diameter: 17.54 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 4th January 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Cnut the Great
Mint or issue place: Lincoln
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: Cnut, Short Cross (N 790-4) (Hild. H)
Obverse description: Diademed bust left, trefoil headed sceptre in front
Obverse inscription: CNV-T RECX
Reverse description: Voided short cross, at centre a circle enclosing a pellet, all within an inner circle
Reverse inscription: +COLRIM ON LINCO
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Hunston

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 7 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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