SOM-FB187D: Medieval coin: silver late medieval penny

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-FB187D

Object type certainty: Certain
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A clipped Late Medieval silver penny, probably of Edward IV (second reign, AD 1471-1483). Probably a local die, York mint. The coin has been clipped to the inner circle.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1471
Date to: Circa AD 1483

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.47 g
Diameter: 13.5 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Leah Moradi
Identified by: Miss Leah Moradi

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt: 019852

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward IV of England (second reign)
Mint or issue place: York
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Penny: Edward IV, Second reign (N 1641 - 1666)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: Uncertain
Reverse description: Long cross pattee dividing legend, three pellets in each quarter. Quatrefoil at centre.
Reverse inscription: [CIVI/TAS / EBO/RACI]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Tarrant Crawford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9202
Four figure Latitude: 50.81748884
Four figure longitude: -2.11492901
1:25K map: ST9202
1:10K map: ST90SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 9 months ago

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