Medieval coin

Details

  • Title

    Medieval coin

  • Associated place

  • Date

    circa AD 710-725
  • Material and technique

    silver, struck

  • Material index

  • Technique index

  • Denomination

    Sceat

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    15 mm (diameter)
    1.06 g (weight)
    10 o'clock (die-axis)
  • Design

    Confronted diademed busts; cross on trifurcate base between; double beaded border. (obverse)


    Whorl of four simplified birds around small cross pommée; double beaded border. (reverse)

  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased 1905.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Heberden Coin Room

  • Accession no.

    HCR20641

  • Standard URI

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