FAKL-D06F27: Medieval silver penny, Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: FAKL-D06F27

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Medieval silver coin, penny of Edward III (1327-1377) 3rd, Florin issue, 1344-51, London mint, North 1113. Obverse: Crowned bust facing 'EDW R ANGL DNS HYB' (Lombardic letters, annulet stops). Reverse: Long cross, CIVI/ TAS/ LON/ DON. Diameter: 18.9mm, Mass 1.27g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1344
Date to: Circa AD 1351

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.27 g
Diameter: 18.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 10th February 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Birm 831

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edward III, 3rd 'florin' coinage, type 2 (N 1114; 1122)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing Reverse:
Obverse inscription: 'EDW R ANGL DNS HYB' (Lombardic letters, annulet stops).
Reverse description: Long cross,
Reverse inscription: CIVI/ TAS/ LON/ DON
Die axis measurement: 6 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Great Ness (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SJ3718
Four figure Latitude: 52.75592006
Four figure longitude: -2.93491904
1:25K map: SJ3718
1:10K map: SJ31NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Recording Institution: FAKL
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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