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COIN

Unique ID: SF-5F7D81

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

A very base silver Northumbrian styca of Aethelred II, dating c. 841-844. Moneyer Leofthegn at uncertain Northumbrian mint. North 188. Recorded on the EMC as 2019.0013.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 841
Date to: Circa AD 844

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.26 g
Diameter: 12.46 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 9th December 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alex Bliss
Identified by: Mr Alex Bliss
Secondary identifier: Dr Martin Allen

Other reference numbers

Other reference: EMC 2019.0013

Materials and construction

Primary material: Copper alloy
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Styca
Ruler/issuer: Aethelred II (1st reign) of Northumbria
Mint or issue place: Northumbria
Category: Styca of Northumbria and York

Type: N 188 (Styca of Aethelred II first reign)
Obverse description: Cross
Obverse inscription: +EDELRE[...]
Reverse description: Pellet in ring
Reverse inscription: +LEOFDEGN

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Forest Heath (District)
To be known as: Exning

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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