Medieval coin


  • Title

    Medieval coin

  • Associated place

  • Date

    circa AD 730-765
  • Material and technique

    silver, struck

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  • Denomination


  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    15 mm (diameter)
    0.89 g (weight)
    6 o'clock (die-axis)
  • Design

    Diademed bust, right, with wreath ties and pelleted arc drapery; cross pommée, before; beaded circle border. (obverse)

    Facing figure, right, with cross-hatched garment, in crescent; holds a long cross pommée, left, and hawk, right; beaded circle border. (reverse)

  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased 2001.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Heberden Coin Room

  • Accession no.


  • Standard URI

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