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Unique ID: SUR-472DAB

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver short cross penny. Extremely worn, struck off-centre. Obverse, facing portrait with sceptre; inscription illegible aside from letter E to left of sceptre. Reverse has short cross with inscription illegible aside from LDW(h). Possibly from the moneyer Goldwine and from either the London or Canterbury mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 1.3 g
Diameter: 17.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 12th November 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Preston Candover (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU5840
Four figure Latitude: 51.15632314
Four figure longitude: -1.17203913
1:25K map: SU5840
1:10K map: SU54SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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