NLM-1494B0: Medieval Coin: Penny of an indeterminate ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-1494B0

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

Silver coin. Probably a worn penny of an indeterminate medieval ruler, York mint issue of 1279-1485; probably lightly clipped.

Obverse description: Facing bust with wide crown. Legend lost ?to wear.

Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle, central quatrefoil.

Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS]EBO/[RACI]

Diameter: 16.5mm, Weight: 0.79gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1279
Date to: Exactly AD 1485

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.79 g
Diameter: 16.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 30th August 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM33537

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I - III
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Penny of Edward I - III, not further defined
Obverse description: Facing bust with wide crown. Legend lost ?to wear
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle, central quatrefoil.
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS]EBO/[RACI]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Gainsborough

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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Updated: About one year ago

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