DOR-E107FF: Silver halfpenny of Edward II.

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COIN

Unique ID: DOR-E107FF

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An incomplete silver half pence of Edward II (1307-1327) dating to 1310-1314 . Inner circles on both faces, squat crown. The coin has suffered 50% edge loss. Mint of London. Withers type 11, North class 10-11.

Date: Medieval.

Diameter: 14mm.

Weight: 0.41g.

Die axis: 8

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1310
Date to: Circa AD 1314

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.41 g
Diameter: 14 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 8th October 2017

Rally details.

This object was found at Piddletrenthide 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Lucy Bevan
Identified by: Mrs Lucy Bevan

Other reference numbers

Other reference: FRS/16

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Halfpenny: Edwardian class 10-11 (N 1069/1, N 1069/2, N 1069/3, W 11-13)
Obverse description: Bust facing, squat crown, inner circle.
Obverse inscription: +EDWARDVS REX A
Reverse description: Long cross with inner circle, three pellets in each quadrant.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/[LON]/DON
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: West Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Piddletrenthide (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SY7199
Four figure Latitude: 50.78983684
Four figure longitude: -2.41278403
1:25K map: SY7199
1:10K map: SY79SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DOR
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Updated: About one year ago

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