SWYOR-BACCF1: Medieval coin; penny of Edward I, Class 3

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A Medieval silver coin; a penny of Edward I (1272 - 1307), class 3, 3f probably. It was minted at Lincoln and dates from 1280 - 1281. See North number 1021.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1280
Date to: Circa AD 1281

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.83 mm
Weight: 1.33 g
Diameter: 19.02 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 30th October 2011

Rally details.

This object was found at Suffolk Weekend Dig 30-10-2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 1707

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: Lincoln
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 3f (N 1021)
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: EDW R' ANGL' DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LINCOL'
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Babergh (District)
Parish or ward: Glemsford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL8249
Four figure Latitude: 52.109375
Four figure longitude: 0.65633
1:25K map: TL8249
1:10K map: TL84NW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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