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Unique ID: YORYM-0DF5BD
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A copper-alloy Northumbrian Styca of Aethelred II dating to the period AD 840 - 844. First reign. Moneyer name around cross reverse type. Moneyer Leofthegn. Mint of Northumbria. North, Vol 1, p.72, no.188.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Weight: 0.9 g
Diameter: 14.6 mm
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Other reference: YMT : E05784
Ruler/issuer: Æthelred II of Northumbria
Mint or issue place: Kingdom of Northumbria
Category: Styca of Northumbria and York
Type: N 188 ('Styca' of Æthelred II First reign)
Obverse description: Kings name around cross with pellet in each angle
Obverse inscription: EDILRED REX
Reverse description: Moneyer name around cross with pellet in each angle
Reverse inscription: LE[-------]GN
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
4 Figure: SE5017
Four figure Latitude: 53.64712459
Four figure longitude: -1.2450916
1:25K map: SE5017
1:10K map: SE51NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.
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