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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-95A153

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver penny of Cnut (1016-1035), quatrefoil type dating to 1017-1023. Obverse: crowned bust, left within quatrefoil, legend CNUT REX ANGLORUM. Reverse: quatrefoil with pellet at apex of each cusp, long cross voided, each limb terminating in three crescents. Moneyer Wulfwine, London mint.

North (1994), p167, number 781.

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 1017
Date to: Circa AD 1023

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 1 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Cnut the Great
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: N 781 (Quatrefoil) (Hild. E)
Obverse description: Crowned bust, left within quatrefoil.
Obverse inscription: CNUT REX ANGLORUM
Reverse description: Quatrefoil with pellet at apex of each cusp, long cross voided, each limb terminating in three crescents.
Reverse inscription: +ǷVL/FǷIN/EONL/VND+
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Maldon (District)
Parish or ward: Steeple (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9302
Four figure Latitude: 51.68358488
Four figure longitude: 0.79047343
1:25K map: TL9302
1:10K map: TL90SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Updated: 11 days ago

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