LEIC-A23F01: Medieval silver long cross penny of Robert of Bethune, Count of Flanders

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-A23F01

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver long cross penny of Robert of Bethune, Count of Flanders, Alost (Aalst) mint, 1305-22AD.

Find of note status

This has been noted as an interesting find by the recorder.

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: 1.03 g
Diameter: 16 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Joyce Lee
Identified by: Wendy Scott

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: Aalst
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: RCOMESFLANORIE
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: MON/ETA/ALO/TEN

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
To be known as: Melton (District)

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 30 days ago
Updated: 22 days ago

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