DEV-35F0CD: Medieval coin: half penny of Edward III

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COIN

Unique ID: DEV-35F0CD

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A medieval silver half penny of Edward III (1327-1377) third (Florin) coinage, dating to AD 1344-41.

North (1991: 48) No. 1132, minted at London.

9.7mm diameter, 0.67mm thickness, weight 0.41g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.67 mm
Weight: 0.41 g
Diameter: 9.7 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 3rd January 2019 - Wednesday 13th March 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Dr Lucy Shipley
Identified by: Dr Lucy Shipley

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC Receipt 017887

Materials and construction

Primary material: Base 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: Halfpenny: Edward III, 3rd 'florin' coinage, Withers type 11 (N 1132)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: EDWARDV[...]
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: LONDON
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Devon (County)
District: East Devon (District)
To be known as: Axmouth

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: DEV
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Updated: 3 months ago

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