SOM-60D1F9: Medieval coin: farthing of Edward II

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COIN

Unique ID: SOM-60D1F9

Object type certainty: Certain
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A Medieval silver farthing of Edward II (AD 1277-1327), dating to AD 1310-1314. North class 10-11, Withers type 30. London mint. North (1991: 38) no. 1070/1-2.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1300
Date to: Circa AD 1317

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.29 g
Diameter: 11.3 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Wil Partridge
Identified by: Mr Wil Partridge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC receipt: 019984

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Farthing: Edwardian class 11 (N 1070/1 / W 30)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing within inner circle, largely unclear.
Obverse inscription: E[...]
Reverse description: Long crss pattee dividing legend with three pellets in each quarter. With inner circle.
Reverse inscription: C[...]DON
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: South Somerset (District)
Parish or ward: Kingstone (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST3913
Four figure Latitude: 50.9132264
Four figure longitude: -2.86905741
1:25K map: ST3913
1:10K map: ST31SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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