WILT-8A7A1A: Medieval coin: Henry III penny

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-8A7A1A

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver medieval halfpenny of Edward III dating to the period AD 1335-1343. Second coinage (star-marked). Withers type 2, North class 3. Initial mark: cross. London mint. North: 1100/3

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1335
Date to: Exactly AD 1343

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 14.66 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Cristina Sanna
Identified by: Miss Cristina Sanna

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4743

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Halfpenny: Edward III, 2nd coinage, Withers type 2 (N 1100/3, N 1103/1)
Obverse description: Crowned head facing
Obverse inscription: EDWARDVS REX AN star
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscription, three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/star LON/DON
Initial mark: Cross
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

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: Chirton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0757
Four figure Latitude: 51.31207156
Four figure longitude: -1.90095468
1:25K map: SU0757
1:10K map: SU05NE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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