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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-8A3C51

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A silver penny of Edward the Martyr (AD 975-978). Obverse: diademed bust, left, +(E)[AD](W)EARD [RE]X[A](NGL)[ORVM]. Reverse: small cross pattee, + (H)[...]O=TANFO. Moneyer possibly Hild, Stamford mint. Cf North (1994), p157, number 763.

Notes:

Badly corroded through deposition in acidic organic riverine silt.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Period to: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 975
Date to: Circa AD 978

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 20.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 12th March 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: Edward the Martyr
Mint or issue place: Stamford
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Type: N 763 (Edward Martyr's Small Cross)
Obverse description: Diademed bust, left.
Obverse inscription: +(E)[AD](W)EARD [RE]X[A](NGL)[ORVM]
Reverse description: Small cross pattee.
Reverse inscription: + (H)[...]O=TANFO
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: London (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Greater London Authority (Greater London Authority)
District: Wandsworth (London Borough)
Parish or ward: Thamesfield (London Borough Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ2475
Four figure Latitude: 51.46040223
Four figure longitude: -0.21650964
1:25K map: TQ2475
1:10K map: TQ27NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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