COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-BEC2A8

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find waiting to be validated

Medieval silver short cross cut halfpenny, 1180-1247, mint unknown.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Period to: MEDIEVAL [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Date from: Circa AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.65 g
Diameter: 18 mm
Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 21st January 2012

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott - [ view all attributed records]
Identified by: Wendy Scott - [view all attributed records]

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered [scope notes | view all attributed records]
Completeness: Complete [scope notes | view all attributed records]

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny [ scope notes | view all attributed records]
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278 [ scope notes | View all attributed records]
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust
Obverse inscription: REX H
Reverse description: Voided short cross and crosslets
Reverse inscription: ROGER.

A resized image of Medieval silver cut halfpenny

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands
County: Leicestershire
District: Melton
To be known as: melton

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector [scope notes]

References cited

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Created: Monday 16th April 2012
Updated: Monday 16th April 2012

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