YORYM-90AD64: Penny : Robert Scotland

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Unique ID: YORYM-90AD64

Object type certainty: Certain
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A clipped and worn medieval silver penny of Robert III of Scotland (1390-1406); mint: Edinburgh.

Spink S5180.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1390
Date to: Circa AD 1406

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.95 mm
Weight: 0.62 g
Diameter: 14.02 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Robert II of Scotland
Type: Scottish: penny of Robert II (S 5145 - 5151)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: ROBERTVS [ ]SCO
Reverse description: Long cross reverse
Reverse inscription: VILL/A ED/INB/VRG
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Harpham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0860
Four figure Latitude: 54.02470345
Four figure longitude: -0.35288456
1:25K map: TA0860
1:10K map: TA06SE
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: YORYM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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