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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-E19DA8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete Medieval continental sterling imitation silver penny of Robert of Bethune (AD 1305-1322) dating to the period c.AD 1305-1322. Mint of Alost, Flanders.

Obverse: Crowned bust facing. R COMES FLA[ND]RIE

Reverse: Long cross with three pellets in each angle MON/ETA/ALO/TEN

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1305
Date to: Circa AD 1322

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.19 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st April 2018 - Monday 1st April 2019

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Robert III, Count of Flanders
Mint or issue place: Aalst
Type: Edwardian imitation: M 209 - 219
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: R COMES FLA[ND]RIE
Reverse description: Long cross with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: MON/ETA/ALO/TEN
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
District: South Gloucestershire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Stoke Gifford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST6278
Four figure Latitude: 51.49965181
Four figure longitude: -2.54882362
1:25K map: ST6278
1:10K map: ST67NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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