NLM-185DDC: Medieval Coin: Penny of Edward II

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-185DDC

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver Coin. Penny of Edward II (1307-1327) class 11b, issue of 1310-1314.

Obverse description: Facing bust with bifoliate crown with broken band left of central lis, drapery of angled wedges. Initial cross pattee.

Obverse inscription: +EDWA R ANGL DNS hYB

Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle

Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/CAN/[TOR]

Diameter: 18.6mm, Weight: 1.18gms, die axis: 3

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.18 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 21st March 2014

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: NLM25640

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 11b1 (N 1061/1)
Obverse description: Facing bust with bifoliate crown with broken band left of central lis, drapery of angled wedges.
Obverse inscription: +EDWA R ANGL DNS hYB
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/CAN/[TOR]
Initial mark: cross pattee.
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North East Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North East Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Barnoldby le Beck

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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