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Record ID: SUR-0C684A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
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A silver Anglo Saxon primary Sceat of Series E (continental) plumed bird type. Obverse: plumed bird, right, with triple forked tail, claws and pellets in field with annulet below head. Reverse: beaded standard with pellet-in-annulet in corners and centre and triple pellets between annulets. Circa first half of the 8th century. Abramson (2012), p186, Type 87 variety 10.
Created on: Wednesday 12th December 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 12th December 2018
Spatial data recorded.


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Record ID: HAMP-B63AF4
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Hampshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An early-medieval silver sceat, Secondary Phase Series E, sub-variety h (Variety C-related) dating c. 720-40. Ref: Metcalf & Op Den Velde 2009: 50 Obverse: 'Porcupine' left, triangular head/snout, enclosing annulet and cross saltire. Reverse: Beaded standard enclosing opposed right-angles, cross saltire and V around a central pellet-in-annulet. Around, a saltire cross, two bars and two conjoined V-shapes.
Created on: Saturday 8th December 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 11th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Winchester', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: IOW-9DDF13
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Isle of Wight
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An incomplete Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) silver sceat (710-740) of Wodan Series H, Type 49. (Abramson 2006: 16 and 72-73; North 1994: 64, ref: 103, plate 1, no. 48). Mint of Hamwic (Southampton). Obverse: Moustached face centrally with a beaded outline, ten roundels, all within a beaded border. Reverse: Crested peacock displaying right, rosette below with a pellet between legs, pellets behind, all within a beaded border. Diameter: 11.9mm. Weight: 0.79g. DA=12:11. Abramson, T. 2006. Sceattas an Illustrated Guide. Heritage Marketing & Publications Ltd. King's Lynn. North, J.J.…
Created on: Monday 12th November 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Isle of Wight', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-1A8797
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
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Silver coin. Sceat of series E, variety K Abramson ref. E300, Frisian issue of 700-765 Obverse description: A bird with two claws before it and a cross pommee between upper claw and bill. A series of five pellet-ended crescents are behind the bird, and a series of about seven pellets in front of it. Reverse description: A rectangular standard with central annulet, , with two pellet-ended bars above and below it, and with three pellets to one side and two to the other. A loose pelleted border is interrupted by a single L- or T-shaped figure. Diameter: 12.4mm, Weight: 1.16gms, die ax…
Created on: Tuesday 6th November 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 7th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Muckton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-01A453
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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A silver Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) scaetta, dating to AD 700-765. Obverse depicting quilled crescent right, pellet eyes on the side of an insect-like creature, five pellets and linear device below. Reverse depicting a beaded standard containing four lines with a pellet at one end, a central pellet in annulet; outside the standard, there are three pellets. Cf Abramson's Series E, variety G1 (2006, p. 88, no. E215). EMC 2018.0388.
Created on: Monday 5th November 2018
Last updated: Friday 9th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Eyke', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BUC-C2FD5B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Buckinghamshire
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A silver early medieval penny or sceat dating from c. AD 720-740. Series K variety C type 42. Obverse: a mantled, diademed and robed bust right holding a cross pommee before. Reverse: Animal left, looking back and rounding a tree or plant. Abramson 2006, page 61, K210.
Created on: Friday 2nd November 2018
Last updated: Friday 2nd November 2018
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Record ID: SF-1B7073
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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A silver Early Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) sceatta dating to AD 730-765. Obverse depicting a diademed draped bust right, legend LV[DONIA] surrounds head. Reverse depicting cowled, seated figure right. Cf Abramson (1994, p.64, no. L075) Series L, type 13. Extremely worn. EMC 2018.0382
Created on: Thursday 25th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Barham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-1802A0
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
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A silver Early Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) sceatta (proto-penny), dating to the period AD 710-765. Obverse depicting a quilled crescent coiled right, body outlined by two lines of pellets; triangular head and cross pommée below. Reverse depicting a beaded standard enclosing a central annulet with diagonals arrows and possible Ts above; above standard a cross and horizontal lines. Cf. Abramson (1994, pp. 86-87, no. E100passim), series E, Variety A related. EMC 2018.0381
Created on: Thursday 25th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 13th November 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Barham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: KENT-769528
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Kent
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An Early-Medieval silver sceat of Primary Series C, of imitative tyoe, c.700-710.Abramson (2012. 51) No. 4.70. Obverse: Crude, oversized, bust right, angular ear. Legend: Runic ' ' translating as EPA. Reverse: Beaded votive standard enclosing, central annulet, crudely engraved letters, cross pattee each side. Dimensions: Diameter: 12.1mm, 1.58mm thick and Weight: 1.07g This coin shows the full inscription of Abramson (2012. 51) No. 4.70, is actually rather than , as on the obverse of Abramson (2012. 68) 12.10
Created on: Wednesday 17th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 18th October 2018
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Record ID: NLM-F40401
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Copper alloy coin, in the style of a sceat; cf. Series R imitations, possibly issue of 710-765. Obverse description: Radiate head right in Roman barbarous radiate style. As for the reverse, Abramson scarcely presents such a simplified or degenerate standard as this. Reverse description: Square standard with an angular channel leading from one side, large central ring and dot with one smaller pellet adjacent, loose ring of blobs outside standard. Diameter: 13.0mm, Weight: 0.82gms, die axis: possibly 3
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Keelby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-F3F34D
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver coin. Sceat of Series R1z/R1b (Abramson page 117, ref. R165), issue of 710-765. Obverse description: Small bird in right angled line, four or five runes below (appearing like, L to R: inverted F/reversed C/W/B, three small pellets below bird tail, bar with three triangles to right. Described as radiate by Abramson, and runic letters read as MCF; all within pelleted border. Reverse description: Rectangular standard, four Ts around central dot, cross pommee outside above, three conjoined triangles to outside left, face up C below, further group of three conjoined triangles right…
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Keelby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-F3D313
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver coin. Sceat of Series E, issue of 700-765, a Frisian issue. Of a group of 7 coins presented together, this is exceptionally bright and the obverse detail blurred. Obverse description: Twelve quills springing left from a rounded crescent ridge, possibly with two central pellets, either letters [look like OCN] legs or degenerate features of bust right below crescent. Reverse description: Beaded square standard with central ring and pellet and three pellet-ended bars and a bird-like curvilinear blob within it, a pellet and mark on one side and the edge of a cross pommee on an ad…
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Keelby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-F3C579
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver coin. Sceat, probably of Series L, a London derived issue of 730-765, cf. Abramson (page 78) L700 or K/N, issue of 720-740 - a broad range of 720-765 is suggested in advance of better qualified comment.. Obverse description: Beast with long pellet-ended jaws and large eye, curved neck, claw left and spiral right, quills behind beast neck, bar across curve of beast neck, straight line limits quills. This seems to combine a well-drawn beast motif with characteristics of a diademed bust. Reverse description: Figure with head of three rounded blobs and vertically striped tabard fa…
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
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Record ID: NLM-F3B662
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver coin. Sceat of Series H, issue of 710-745, issued in Hamwic, Wodan type; no exact parallel presented by Abramson. Obverse description: Small oval facing moustachioed bust within penannular halo of small pellets, eight large bordered pellets set equidistantly around the face with a single small pellet between each adjacent pair. Outer pelleted border. Reverse description: Linear or left hand five armed spiral peacock right, larger pellet surrounded by nine smaller pellets below its head, oval string of pellets for tail, row of pellets around one arm of spiral above the tail. Ou…
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Keelby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: NLM-F39D33
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Sceat. Sceat of Series R, cf. Abramson R100, East Anglian issue of 710-765. Probably treated with oil by the finder, which is now partially removed. Obverse description: Bust diademed on pyramidal cuirassed shoulders right, large angular nose, OV to left, runic characters resembling VNWX to right. Eight pellets in a loose arc around left side of flan. Exergual line. Reverse description: Rectangular standard, diagonal lines within two corners and extending out from all four; degenerate TOT in standard, straight line extending from centre of each side with a pellet beside it or pellets…
Created on: Thursday 11th October 2018
Last updated: Thursday 11th October 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'near Keelby', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: PUBLIC-C6CF3A
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: East Sussex
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An Early Medieval silver Continental Sceat, series E and minted in Frisia (c. AD695-700). The type is known as a VICO, Variety B, so named from the letters on the reverse (Abramson 2006). Obverse: Quilled crescent curving right enclosing four bars, no inscription. Reverse: Central annulet within a pelleted linear border. Inscription: VICO. The coin has a very small part missing to its outer edge otherwise is in good condition.Diameter 12.08mm. is 1.64mm thick and weighs 1.2gms
Created on: Tuesday 9th October 2018
Last updated: Tuesday 4th December 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Near Lewes', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: BH-60F7CA
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Hertfordshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
An incomplete Early-Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) silver sceat dating to the period AD 675-750 issued at Ribe, Denmark. Series X (Type 31). The obverse depicts a facing, radiate, Wodan head with chevron beard, cross pommée either side with one pellet above within a line border with beaded border. The reverse depicts a monster in flight left, looking back, gaping jaws biting raised triple-forked tail, with a pellet below the head, a prominent member and clawed feet below, within a line border and beaded border. As North 1980, p. 40, no. 117 and Abramson 2006: 15 and 74. Abramson, T. 2006. Sc…
Created on: Thursday 4th October 2018
Last updated: Friday 5th October 2018
Spatial data recorded.


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Record ID: NLM-7D0A1B
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Lincolnshire
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
Silver coin. Sceat of series B or G/J mule, issue of 680-710, BM type 27b (Abramson 2006 page 6). Obverse description: Head diademed right, pellet eye, two pellets for lips, large ear, hair of six strands, all within pelleted border. Reverse description: Cross with an annulet to either side, bird perched on cross, within pelleted, possibly serpent, border. Diameter: 11.7mm, Weight: 0.74gms, die axis: 11
Created on: Tuesday 11th September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 12th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Muckton', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: SF-D39D4E
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Suffolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A silver Early Medieval (Anglo-Saxon) sceatta (proto penny), dating to AD 700-710. Obverse: radiate bust of crude style right, large annulet before runic APA, pyramidical neck rests on exergual line which has a beaded line below; behind head a beaded line and a transverse V. Reverse: standard beaded to three sides, containing TOT; large cross patté below, two Ts around. Cf Abramson (2006 p. 94 , no. CZ10, Sub-group 2). EMC 2018.0310.
Created on: Monday 3rd September 2018
Last updated: Wednesday 5th September 2018
Spatial data recorded. This findspot is known as 'Pakenham', grid reference and parish protected.


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Record ID: DENO-7D8D76
Object type: COIN
Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
County: Norfolk
Workflow stage: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation
A damaged and incomplete early medieval silver sceat dating to c AD 700 -765. Series E, Frankener variety F. Obverse: Quilled 'dolphin-shaped' crescent with pellet on body and pellet outline enclosing three bars. Reverse shows beaded standard with central anulet, opposing right angles and saltire. Possible pseudo-lettering around standard. There is damage to the coin, approximately one quarter of the circumference is chipped and material missing from the flan. Part of the standard is thus missing, the corner opposite the saltire. See Abramson (2012, p. 91-2). Diameter 12.7 mm, thickn…
Created on: Thursday 30th August 2018
Last updated: Thursday 4th October 2018
Spatial data recorded.


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