GLO-D0832B:

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-D0832B

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Silver cut farthing of possible Richard or John possibly Class 4 dated to 1194-1204 Obverse: bust facing forwards (only the top to the crown remains) HEN Reverse: short cross voided with four pellets in each angle NDE

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1194
Date to: Circa AD 1204

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9 mm
Width: 9 mm
Weight: 0.35 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2021 - Thursday 1st April 2021

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 4, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards (only the top to the crown remains)
Obverse inscription: HEN
Reverse description: Short cross voided with four pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: NDE
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Gloucestershire (County)
District: Tewkesbury (District)
Parish or ward: Great Witcombe (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO9115
Four figure Latitude: 51.83353722
Four figure longitude: -2.13201528
1:25K map: SO9115
1:10K map: SO91NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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