LANCUM-6AE69C: Early medieval coin: folded penny of Canute

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-6AE69C

Object type certainty: Certain
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Folded silver penny of Canute dating from c. AD1017-23. Quatrefoil type. BMC Type VIII

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 1017
Date to: Circa AD 1023

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 12 mm
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 1.72 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 1st June 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Dot Boughton
Identified by: Dr Dot Boughton
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Cnut the Great
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: N 786 (Quatrefoil [var: rev. trefoil instead of pellet]) (Hild. Ei) Degree of wear: Worn: fine

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: Claxby

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: Tuesday 6th June 2017
Updated: Thursday 3rd August 2017

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