DOR-25E252: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward I (Berwick penny)

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Unique ID: DOR-25E252

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Silver penny of Edward I Berwick mint. Class 1a.
Reference: North II, No. 1071
Date: Medieval -
Diameter: 18.13 mm
Weight: 1.28 g
Die axis: 11

Class: Penny

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1296
Date to: Circa AD 1307

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.28 g
Diameter: 18.13 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Identified by: Ms Ciorstaidh Hayward Trevarthen
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: scms 020681

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Berwick
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward I, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Class 1; Wither types 1a-1b (N 1071-1072)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing. Narrow face.
Obverse inscription: EDW R' AN[GL DNS HYB]
Reverse description: Long cross with pellets in the angles
Reverse inscription: VILLA BEREVVICI
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Clifton Maybank (Civil Parish)

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
Created: Wednesday 8th February 2012
Updated: Saturday 11th February 2012

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