LVPL-8323AD: Medieval halfpenny of Edward I

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Unique ID: LVPL-8323AD

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver halfpenny of Edward I, (AD 1272-1307), Withers type 9 of the London mint. This corresponds to classes 10ab.

AD 1300-1310. North no. 1050.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1310

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 14.64 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st October 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Halfpenny: Edwardian class 10a (N 1050, W 9)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: EDWARRANGLDNShYB
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend, three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Dutton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Found while metal detecting
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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

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