WAW-ECE4E0: Medieval coin: halfpenny of Edward II (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-ECE4E0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin: halfpenny of Edward II (1307-1327) minted in London between 1310 and 1314. Withers Type 12, North Class 10-11.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1310
Date to: Exactly AD 1314

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 15.21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2013 - Sunday 3rd March 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 11 (N 1060-1062), not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards. Battle-axe crown.
Obverse inscription: EDWARDVS REX
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVI / TAS / LON / DON
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
Parish or ward: Cratfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM3274
Four figure Latitude: 52.315048
Four figure longitude: 1.402359
1:25K map: TM3274
1:10K map: TM37SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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