IOW-4B61F4: IOW-4B61F4 Medieval Coin: Irish Penny of Edward I

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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-4B61F4

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

A Medieval Irish silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307 AD), minted at Dublin, 1279-1302. Spink: 6246-6253B.

Obverse: EDWR/ANGLD/NShYB ; Crowned bust facing with a trifoliate crown and wedged drapery in triangle

Reverse: CIVI/TAS/DVBL/INIE; Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant

Diameter: 17.84mm. Weight: 1.06g. DA-12:12.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1279
Date from certainty: Certain
Date to: Exactly AD 1302
Date to certainty: Certain

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.06 g
Diameter: 17.84 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 27th May 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2012-1-266

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: Dublin
Type: Irish: penny of Edward I, second coinage, solid long cross (S 6246 - 6256)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with a trifoliate crown and wedged drapery in triangle
Obverse inscription: EDWR/ANGLD/NShYB
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/DVBL/INIE
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Discovery circumstances: Club rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Recording Institution: IOW
Created: Tuesday 29th May 2012
Updated: Thursday 21st March 2013

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