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Unique ID: SOM-678C65

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver penny of uncertain ruler issued at York, c. AD 1350-1475


This item was recorded at a rally and therefore the description is likely to be below our usual standards. Unfortunately no photograph was made.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1350
Date to: Circa AD 1475

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.6 mm
Weight: 0.53 g
Diameter: 14.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 29th January 2012

Rally details.

This object was found at EDMC, North Curry, 29 Jan 2012

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Rally ticket 496

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III - Henry VII (not further defined)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse description: Indiscernible [crowned bust facing]
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Long cross pattee dividing legend with three pellets in each quarter; quatrefoil in centre
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Initial mark: Illegible
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Taunton Deane (District)
Parish or ward: North Curry (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST3125
Four figure Latitude: 51.020215
Four figure longitude: -2.985116
1:25K map: ST3125
1:10K map: ST32NW
Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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