NLM-09DC66: Medieval Coin: Penny of an indeterminate ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-09DC66

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver Coin. A Medieval Long Cross Penny of an indeterminate ruler, York mint, issue of 1279-1485.

Obverse description: [facing bust]; all detail worn or battered away.

Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle, central quatrefoil with tiny central pellet.

Reverse inscription: CIVI/[---]

Diameter: 17.7mm, Weight: 0.99gms.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1279
Date to: Circa AD 1485

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.99 g
Diameter: 17.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 15th October 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM24060

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny, halfpenny or farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward III - Richard III
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny , halfpenny or farthing of Edward III to Richard III not further defined
Obverse description: [facing bust]; all detail worn or battered away
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle, central quatrefoil with tiny central pellet.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/[---]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Scotter

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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