NMS-075300: Early Medieval coin : penny of Edward the Martyr

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Unique ID: NMS-075300

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Silver penny of Edward the Martyr, small cross type, North 763, moneyer Brantinc of Norwich, weight 1.45g, 975-8

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 975
Date to: Exactly AD 978

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.45 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 23rd January 2013 - Wednesday 27th February 2013

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Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 51845
Other reference: DDMD022013

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward the Martyr
Mint or issue place: Norwich
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: N 763 (Edward Martyr's Small Cross)
Obverse description: Diademed bust left
Obverse inscription: EADPEARD REX ANGL
Reverse description: Small cross pattee
Reverse inscription: BRANTINC MO NORDP
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: South Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Morley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM0697
Four figure Latitude: 52.531894
Four figure longitude: 1.035676
1:25K map: TM0697
1:10K map: TM09NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: NMS
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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