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COIN

Unique ID: SF-805566

Object type certainty: Certain
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An incomplete and somewhat worn silver hammered penny of John, dating c. 1205-1207. Class 5 (sub-classing impossible due to wear), moneyer Rauf at the mints of either Winchester or Lincoln.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1205
Date to: Circa AD 1207

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 8.74 mm
Weight: 0.48 g
Diameter: 18.56 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 5th November 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, sceptre held in right hand
Obverse inscription: [...]V[.....]E[...]
Reverse description: Voided short cross quartering coin, quatrefoil in each angle within inner pelleted border
Reverse inscription: []RAVF.O[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Freckenham

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 9 days ago
Updated: 9 days ago

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