LEIC-3BE179: Early medieval silver sceat

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-3BE179

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Early medieval silver sceat, dating to the period 710-765AD, Abramson type, Series E variety A E130.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 710
Date to: Circa AD 765

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 2 mm
Weight: 0.99 g
Diameter: 11.5 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 34x1x69

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Sceat
Category: Early Anglo-Saxon silver coin (sceatta)

Obverse description: Quilled porcupine motif with three lines beneath. Reverse description: Rectangular banner T's in upper quarters I in lower, O in centre.

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
District: Rutland (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Rutland

Spatial coordinates


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: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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