LIN-BA8816: Medieval silver penny

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Unique ID: LIN-BA8816

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A medieval silver penny of Edward III, mint of Durham. The coin is of the 'florin' coin type. Struck AD1343/4-51.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1343
Date to: Circa AD 1351

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.29 g
Diameter: 19 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 3rd March 2019 - Sunday 3rd March 2019

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward III, 3rd 'florin' coinage, type 1 (N 1113)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, bifolate crown, lombardic 'n's
Obverse inscription: EDW R AnGL DnS HYB
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in angles
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/DVN/EL
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Dorset (County)
District: North Dorset (District)
Parish or ward: Marnhull (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST7918
Four figure Latitude: 50.9610373
Four figure longitude: -2.30038888
1:25K map: ST7918
1:10K map: ST71NE
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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