YORYM-E51547: Medieval Coin : Continental sterling imitation penny of Robert III of Béthune, count of Flanders

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-E51547

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Continental sterling imitation penny of Robert III of Béthune, count of Flanders dating to the period AD 1305 - 1322. Long cross reverse. Moneyer Aloten.

Mayhew, no.211.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1305
Date to: Circa AD 1322

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.1 g
Diameter: 17.6 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05571

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Robert III, Count of Flanders
Mint or issue place: Unknown
Type: Edwardian imitation: M 209 - 219
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: +R'COMES.FLANDRIE
Reverse description: Long cross
Reverse inscription: MON/ETA/ALO/TEN
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: York (Unitary Authority)
District: York (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Naburn (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE6046
Four figure Latitude: 53.90669447
Four figure longitude: -1.08820401
1:25K map: SE6046
1:10K map: SE64NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 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: 10 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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