LVPL-FF6586: Medieval coin: Penny of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-FF6586

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

An incomplete silver Penny, possibly of Edward III (AD 1327-1337). Obv. Front-facing bust. Rev. Long cross reverse with three pellets in each quadrant and central quatrefoil, 'T?S . C'

The coin has been clipped between 9-12 O'clock.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.15 g
Diameter: 16.93 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 21st January 2018 - Wednesday 21st February 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Seonnie Sergeant
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Obverse description: Front-facing bust.
Reverse description: Long cross reverse with three pellets in each quadrant and central quatrefoil,
Reverse inscription: T?S . C
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
District: Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Northwich

Spatial coordinates


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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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