SOM-4E1EF0: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-4E1EF0

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A Medieval silver penny of Edward III (AD 1327-1377), dating to AD 1351-1355. Fourth coinage, series C, D or E, Durham mint. North (1991: 50-51) nos. 1150, 1157 or 1170.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1351
Date to: Circa AD 1355

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.97 g
Diameter: 17.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 12th September 2016 - Monday 12th September 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Wil Partridge
Identified by: Mr Wil Partridge
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt: 017441

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: Durham
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward III, 4th coinage, pre-treaty, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EDWAR[DVS REX A]NG[LI] (N possibly reverse barred)
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [Crozier CIVI]/ TAS/ DV[N]/E[L]M[IE] (Lombardic M)
Initial mark: Illegible
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
To be known as: Kingsbury Episcopi CP

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
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

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

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