LVPL-277A2B: Medieval penny

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-277A2B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307). Reverse: CIVITAS [CAN]TOR; long cross dividing legend, three pellets in each quarter. Class 10ab5 (late variety) based on the style of the letters S, R and A. AD 1303-1305. North no.1039/3.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1303
Date to: Circa AD 1305

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.15 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2016 - Tuesday 1st March 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 10ab5 (N 1039/3)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: +EDWAR R AN[GL DNS] hYB
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend, three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS [CAN]TOR
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: West Lancashire (District)
To be known as: Bispham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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