WILT-7F3364: Medieval Penny

Rights Holder: Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum
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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-7F3364

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver medieval farthing of Edward I, dating to the period AD 1282-1291. Solid long cross with four pellets in each quadrant reverse type, London mint, Withers type 14.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1282
Date to: Exactly AD 1291

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.25 g
Diameter: 10.38 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Fiona Johnstone
Identified by: Miss Fiona Johnstone

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5214

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Farthing: Edwardian classes 4-5 reading E R ANGLIE / CIVITAS LONDON (W 14-18), not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing bust.
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Solid long cross, four pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS/]LON/[DON]

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: Chilmark (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9633
Four figure Latitude: 51.09629235
Four figure longitude: -2.05849897
1:25K map: ST9633
1:10K map: ST93SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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