NMS-6AC9AC: Medieval long cross penny of Edward III

Rights Holder: Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum
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COIN

Unique ID: NMS-6AC9AC

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Very worn Medieval silver long cross penny of Edward III. Probably York mint. Further details illegible. Circa 1344-1377 AD.

Notes:

The finder of the object has not been noted on the recording sheet.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1344
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 17.56 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 5th September 2009

Rally details.

This object was found at Urchfont 2009

Personal details

Recorded by: Mr Garry CRACE
Identified by: David Williams

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [...]DVS[...]
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [...]EBO[...]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Urchfont (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0556
Four figure Latitude: 51.30310049
Four figure longitude: -1.92966281
1:25K map: SU0556
1:10K map: SU05NE
Grid reference source: Recorded at a rally
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: NMS
Created: 3 years ago
Updated: 3 years ago

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