NLM-55344D: Medieval Coin: Penny of an indeterminate ruler

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-55344D

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Long cross penny of an indeterminate medieval ruler, issue of c.1279-1485, possibly York mint. Chipped with loss of nearly one third of flan.

Obverse description: [bust]

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

Diameter: 18.3mm, Weight: 0.74gms

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: Circa AD 1485

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.74 g
Diameter: 18.3 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 10th December 2016

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM35319

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: [bust]
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle. Possibly central quatrefoil.
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: East Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Legbourne

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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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