YORYM-BD8B63: Medieval Coin : Halfpenny of Edward II

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-BD8B63

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver halfpenny of Edward II dating to the period AD 1310 - 1314. Long cross reverse. Mint uncertain. Withers Type 12.

Withers (2001), p.51.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1310
Date to: Circa AD 1314

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 13.4 mm

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05667

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Halfpenny or farthing of Edward II, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EDWARDVS REX
Reverse description: Long cross
Reverse inscription: CIVI[-------------]
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Harrogate (District)
Parish or ward: Ripley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE2861
Four figure Latitude: 54.04421561
Four figure longitude: -1.57389189
1:25K map: SE2861
1:10K map: SE26SE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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: YORYM
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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