BUC-EBB198: Penny of Edward III 1352-3

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Unique ID: BUC-EBB198

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Edward III

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: with finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1352
Date to: AD 1353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st June 2003

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Ros Tyrrell
Identified by: British Museum Coin Specialist

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Full face crowned head just visible
Obverse inscription: "..DVSREXANGLI.."
Reverse description: A long cross with trios of pellets in the quadrants. Inscription very worn.
Reverse inscription: "..DVR.."

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Hanslope

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: with finder

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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