LIN-1302F0: Silver penny of Edward the Confessor

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-1302F0

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Edward the Confessor, expanding cross type, moneyer Osfyrd of Lincoln, struck AD1050-1053. North number 823, heavy coinage.

Notes:

Identification done from photographs sent by finder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1050
Date to: Circa AD 1053

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 30th June 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

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

Type: N 823 (Expanding cross, heavy)
Obverse description: Diademed bust left, sceptre in front (North bust D)
Obverse inscription: EDWERD[ ]
Reverse description: Short cross voided with expanding limbs joined at the base by two circles.
Reverse inscription: O[SFY]RD ON LINCOLIE
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Bardney

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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