LEIC-03EADB: Edwardian silver long cross halfpenny

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-03EADB

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

Medieval silver long cross Edwardian half penny (1307-1377), mint of London.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1307
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.51 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Natasha Harlow
Identified by: Dr Natasha Harlow

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I - III
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: EDWARDVS REX
Reverse description: Solid long cross with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LONDON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Kirby Bellars (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7217
Four figure Latitude: 52.74583659
Four figure longitude: -0.93484752
1:25K map: SK7217
1:10K map: SK71NW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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