SWYOR-690B64: Medieval coin; penny of Edward I, Class 10ab1 / 9b1 mule

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Unique ID: SWYOR-690B64

Object type certainty: Possibly
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A silver Medieval penny of Edward I (1272 - 1307) dating from about AD 1300 - 1302, probably a mule with a Class 9b1 obverse and Class 10ab1 reverse. It was minted at Newcastle. Compare SF-9AF625. North number 1037/1 and 1039/1. The coin is 17.6mm diameter, 0.77mm thick, 1.04g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1302

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.77 mm
Weight: 1.04 g
Diameter: 17.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 15th August 2013 - Saturday 31st August 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Amy Downes
Identified by: Ms Amy Downes

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PAS form number 2423

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: Newcastle upon Tyne
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 9b (N 1037/1)
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: +EDW R ANGL DNS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: VILL NOVICASTRI
Initial mark: cross pattee
Die axis measurement: 8 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: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
District: Wakefield (Metropolitan District)
Parish or ward: Pontefract South (Metropolitan District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4519
Four figure Latitude: 53.66555248
Four figure longitude: -1.32043485
1:25K map: SE4519
1:10K map: SE41NE
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SWYOR
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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