LANCUM-F32E17: Silver hammered penny William II

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COIN

Unique ID: LANCUM-F32E17

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver hammered penny of William II, dating to AD 1089 - 1092. Cross in quatrefoil reverse type 2. Mint and moneyer uncertain. Reverse legend: DINNRED ON LI. Obverse of forward-facing bust. Obverse legend: +[....]ELM REX. The coin is 20.29mm in diameter, 0.61mm in thickness and weighs 1.29g.

Find of note status

This is a find of note and has been designated: Regional importance

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1089
Date to: Circa AD 1092

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.61 mm
Weight: 1.29 g
Diameter: 20.29 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lydia Prosser
Identified by: Miss Lydia Prosser
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

Other reference numbers

Other reference: N5496

Materials and construction

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

Numismatic data

No numismatic data has been recorded for this coin yet.

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: North West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lancashire (County)
District: Lancaster (District)
Parish or ward: Over Kellet (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SD5169
Four figure Latitude: 54.11452486
Four figure longitude: -2.75106409
1:25K map: SD5169
1:10K map: SD56NW
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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Audit data

Recording Institution: LANCUM
Created: 2 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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