LVPL-202C62: Medieval penny of Brabant

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Unique ID: LVPL-202C62

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver Continental sterling of John I of Brabant. Reverse: [BRV/]XEL/[LEN]/SIS; long cross dividing legend.

Mayhew Type 40, dating to the AD1280s.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1280
Date to: Circa AD 1289

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.3 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st October 2017 - Thursday 2nd November 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Mr Carl Savage

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John I duke of Brabant (1267-1294) and Limburg (1288-1294)
Obverse description: Worn.
Obverse inscription: +I DVX BRAB[A]NT[I]E
Reverse description: Long cross dividing legend.
Reverse inscription: [BRV/]XEL/[LEN]/SIS
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Oxfordshire (County)
District: South Oxfordshire (District)
To be known as: Aston Tirrold

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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