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YORYM-788B6A: Medieval Coin : Penny of Richard I

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-788B6A

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A silver penny of Richard I dating to the period circa c.AD 1194 - 1205. Short cross reverse. Moneyer Willelm. Mint of Winchester. Class 4a.

North Vol 1, p.220, no.968/1.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1194
Date to: Circa AD 1205

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.3 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E04440

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: Winchester
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 4a (N 968/1)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [--]NRICVS [----]
Reverse description: Short cross
Reverse inscription: WILLELM ON WIN
Die axis measurement: 5 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Hambleton (District)
Parish or ward: Tholthorpe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4666
Four figure Latitude: 54.08786263
Four figure longitude: -1.29826778
1:25K map: SE4666
1:10K map: SE46NE
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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