Record Details

NHER Number:20503
Type of record:Find Spot
Name:Medieval silver penny

Summary

A clipped medieval long cross silver penny of Edward I from the Durham mint was found by metal detecting at this spot.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TF 71 23
Map Sheet:TF72SW
Parish:CONGHAM, WEST NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

February 1984. Metal detecting.
Silver penny, Durham mint, long cross. Reign of Edward I - legend EDW etc without stops. Fox class IX (without star). Episcopal mint. Clipped with some wear.
Identified by Marion Archibald (British Museum Department of Coins and Medals).
Information from [1].
E. M. James (KLM), 18 February 1984

Monument Types

  • FINDSPOT (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Associated Finds

  • COIN (Medieval - 1066 AD to 1539 AD)

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Photograph: FTP 26-30.

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