WILT-C8C1AD: Medieval Penny

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-C8C1AD

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A silver medieval penny of Edward III, dating to the period AD 1352-1353. Forward facing bust, EDWARDVS REX ANGLI, CIVITAS EBORACI reverse type with solid long cross, three pellets in each quadrant and quatrefoil in centre. Mint of York (Episcopal), North 1158. Pre Treaty coinage, series D.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1352
Date to: Exactly AD 1353

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.04 g
Diameter: 18.22 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Fiona Johnstone
Identified by: Miss Fiona Johnstone
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2017-23

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: York
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Edward I, not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust.
Obverse inscription: [...]REX[...]
Reverse description: Solid long cross, three pellets in each quadrant and quatrefoil in centre.
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS/EBOR/ACI]
Die axis measurement: 2 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: Bradford-on-Avon (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8361
Four figure Latitude: 51.34782239
Four figure longitude: -2.24547931
1:25K map: ST8361
1:10K map: ST86SW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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