WILT-1317FA: Medieval Coin: Penny, Edward I

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Unique ID: WILT-1317FA

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A complete silver medieval penny of Edward I dating to the period AD 1299-1305. This penny is a mule with a Class 10 obverse and a Class 9b reverse. The inscription for the obverse occurs from class 10 onwards and it is suggested as a Class 10ab. The reverse has the distinctivr pot leg N whereas the obverse is barred. Mint of London.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1290
Date to: Exactly AD 1305

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.38 g
Diameter: 18.11 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Grace Clark
Identified by: Miss Grace Clark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5014

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 10ab (N 1038-1039), not further defined
Obverse description: Front facing bust
Obverse inscription: EDWAR R ANGL DNS HyB'
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets inside each quarter
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: Cross potent
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: St. Paul Malmesbury Without (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9383
Four figure Latitude: 51.54584927
Four figure longitude: -2.10233813
1:25K map: ST9383
1:10K map: ST98SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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