NLM-273FF4: Medieval Coin: Penny of Edward I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-273FF4

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver coin. Penny of Edward I (1272-1307), class 2b issue of 1279-1280, London mint

Obverse description: facing bust with trifoliate crown, drapery of angled wedges, pointed chin; initial cross pattee.

Obverse inscription: +EDW R' ANGL'DNS hYB, composite S

Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle.

Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON, reverse-barred Ns

Diameter: 18.9mm, Weight: 1.02gms, die axis: 1

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1279
Date to: Exactly AD 1280

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 1.02 g
Diameter: 18.9 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 12th August 2019

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM43211

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Edward I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Edwardian class 2b (N 1015)
Obverse description: Facing bust with trifoliate crown, drapery of angled wedges, pointed chin
Obverse inscription: +EDW R' ANGL'DNS hYB
Reverse description: Long cross, three pellets in each angle.
Reverse inscription: CIVI/TAS/LON/DON
Initial mark: cross pattee.
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: near Gainsborough

Spatial coordinates


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

No references cited so far.

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