IOW-18F8C6: Medieval Coin: Penny of Edward I

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: IOW-18F8C6

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

A complete Medieval silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307), minted at London. Possibly class 10cf, 1305-1310 (North 1991: 32, refs: 1040-1043).

Obverse: EDWAR ANGL DNS hYB; Crowned bust facing with a bifoliate crown and wedged drapery.

Reverse: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON; Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant.

Diameter: 18.7mm. Weight: 1.38g. DA=12:6.

North, J. J. 1991. English Hammered Coinage, Volume II, Edward I to Charles II, 1272-1662. Spink & Son, London.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: Finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1305
Date to: Exactly AD 1310

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.38 g
Diameter: 18.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 29th October 2017 - Sunday 29th October 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2017-7-280

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: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 10cf (N 1040-1043), not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with a bifoliate crown and wedged drapery
Obverse inscription: EDWAR ANGL DNS hYB
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: Cross pattée
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Club rally
Current location: Finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

Similar objects

Find number: IOW-61C581
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A complete Medieval silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307), minted at London. Probably class 10cf, 1305-1310 (North 1991: 32, refs: 1040-1043).…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: IOW-C55D57
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A complete Medieval silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307), minted at London. Probably class 10cf, 1305-1310 (North 1991: 32, refs: 1040-1043).…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: IOW-042386
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A complete Medieval silver penny of Edward I (1272-1307), minted at London. Probably class 10cf, 1305-1310 (North 1991: 32, refs: 1040-1043).…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 11 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.