LIN-61B931: Medieval silver penny

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Unique ID: LIN-61B931

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A silver pfennig (penny) of Ludolf von Holte (AD 1226-1248) minted at Muenster (ue=Umlaut), Germany.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1226
Date to: Circa AD 1248

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Nimbate head of St Paul facing
Obverse inscription: [+SANCTE] PAVLI
Reverse description: Double-line cross with 6-petal rosette in each angle
Reverse inscription: +M[ONA]STERIVM
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Lissington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF1083
Four figure Latitude: 53.332487
Four figure longitude: -0.349638
1:25K map: TF1083
1:10K map: TF18SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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

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