HAMP-AC54A8: Medieval coin : penny of Edward III

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Unique ID: HAMP-AC54A8

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

A worn and clipped medieval penny of Edward III (1327-77), either Pre-Treaty period (1351-61) or Post-Treaty Period (1369-77). Mint unknown.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1351
Date to: Circa AD 1377

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.67 g
Diameter: 15.7 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 273

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward III, 4th coinage, pre-treaty, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: [EDW]ARDVS RE[X...]
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscription, three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: [CI]VI TAS [... ...]
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: East Dorset (District)
To be known as: St. Leonards and St. Ives

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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