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Unique ID: NMS-F91246

Object type certainty: Certain
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Very worn silver long cross halfpenny probably of Edward III. London mint . Only the very first part of the legend is visible on the obverse with EDW indicating it is a coin of Edward. Circa AD1327-1369.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1327
Date to: Circa AD 1369

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.52 g
Diameter: 14.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 8th October 2018 - Monday 8th October 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr G Crace
Identified by: Mr G Crace

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 63033
Other reference: GCENF145467

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Edward II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EDW [...]
Reverse description: Long cross three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: Breckland (District)
Parish or ward: Litcham (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF8817
Four figure Latitude: 52.71798245
Four figure longitude: 0.78202405
1:25K map: TF8817
1:10K map: TF81NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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