KENT-E72185: 250 William I Cut halfpenny Rev

Rights Holder: D Pennock
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Unique ID: KENT-E72185

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Silver, cut halfpenny, probably William I of Scotland (1165-1214) rather than Alexander II, Short Cross and Stars type, c.1195-1214.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1195
Date to: Circa AD 1214

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.4 mm
Weight: 0.56 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 11th May 2005 - Friday 10th June 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Duncan Pennock
Identified by: Mr Duncan Pennock
Secondary identifier: Dr John Naylor

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Fragment

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Unclear
Obverse inscription: Left facing head, crown of pearls, sceptre in front
Reverse description: Voided short cross, stars in angles
Reverse inscription: [...]A[...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Shepway (District)
Parish or ward: Brookland (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9927
Four figure Latitude: 51.007953
Four figure longitude: 0.835253
1:25K map: TQ9927
1:10K map: TQ92NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: KENT
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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