Medieval coin

Details

  • Title

    Medieval coin

  • Associated place

  • Date

    circa AD 730-765
  • Material and technique

    silver, struck

  • Material index

  • Technique index

  • Denomination

    Sceat

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    16 mm (diameter)
    0.90 g (weight)
    5 o'clock (die-axis)
  • Design

    Diademed bust, right, with wreath ties and linear drapery; long cross pommée with V at base, before; beaded circle border. (obverse)


    Full-length facing figure, right, with hatched garment, on crescent; holding two long crosses pommées; beaded circle border. (reverse)

  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased 1989.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Heberden Coin Room

  • Accession no.

    HCR20676

  • Standard URI

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