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Unique ID: KENT-5AC618

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A heavily worn and clipped Medieval silver penny of Edward III (1327-1377), probably Transitional Series c.1361-1363 Minted at York. North (1991, 55) No.1228.

Measurements: 17.89mm in diameter, 0.63mm thick and 1g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1361
Date to: Circa AD 1363

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.63 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 17.89 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 9th December 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Andy Ward
Identified by: Mr Andy Ward

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward III, 4th coinage, treaty, transitional (N 1227-1229)
Obverse description: Crowned Facing Bust
Obverse inscription: +EDWARD [ANGLIE DNS HIB] (Squat Lettering)
Reverse description: Quatrefoil Enclosing pellet in centre of reverse.
Reverse inscription: [CIVI]/TAS/[EBO]/[RACI]
Initial mark: Cross Potent
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: West Sussex (County)
District: Chichester (District)
Parish or ward: Elsted and Treyford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU8119
Four figure Latitude: 50.96473746
Four figure longitude: -0.84791877
1:25K map: SU8119
1:10K map: SU81NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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