WAW-A3AD23: Medieval coin: penny of Edward I (Obverse and reverse).

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Unique ID: WAW-A3AD23

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin: penny of Edward I (1272-1307) minted in Canterbury between 1293 and 1294. Class 6b probably : North No. 1031.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1293
Date to: Exactly AD 1294

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.2 g
Diameter: 18.36 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 4th February 2014

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: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 6b (N 1031)
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards.
Obverse inscription: EDWA R ANGL DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVI / TAS / CAN / TOR
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Worcestershire (County)
District: Bromsgrove (District)
Parish or ward: Stoke (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO9468
Four figure Latitude: 52.31007848
Four figure longitude: -2.08942808
1:25K map: SO9468
1:10K map: SO96NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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