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Unique ID: BERK-546165
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
An early-medieval cut silver farthing of Edward the Confessor (1042-66), radiate/small cross type dating to the period AD 1044-1046. North N816. Struck at the Wilton mint. Moneyer details are missing.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Length: 9.8 mm
Width: 12.8 mm
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 0.3 g
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Other reference: 2017.040
Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward the Confessor
Mint or issue place: Wilton Castle
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066
Type: N 816 (Radiate - Small Cross) (Hild. A)
Obverse description: Radiate bust left
Obverse inscription: [..]E[...]
Reverse description: Small cross
Reverse inscription: [...] ON PIL[....]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine
4 Figure: SP4501
Four figure Latitude: 51.70594153
Four figure longitude: -1.35018019
1:25K map: SP4501
1:10K map: SP40SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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