LIN-C1E195: Anglo-Saxon copper alloy styca

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-C1E195

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn early medieval copper alloy Northumbrian styca, probably of Redwulf. The coin has a short cross with no border on one side, and a pellet in circle-of-pellets on the other side. Struck circa 844.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 844
Date to: Circa AD 844

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.64 g
Diameter: 12 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Styca
Ruler/issuer: Redwulf of Northumbria
Mint or issue place: Northumbria
Category: Styca of Northumbria and York

Type: N 189 (styca of Redwulf)
Obverse description: Short cross with pellet in angles
Obverse inscription: +[ ] Reverse description: Pellet in circle of pellets
Reverse inscription: [ ]EX[ ]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Torksey area

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LIN
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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