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NARC-D101E1: NARC-D101E1 : Cut Halfpenny : John

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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-D101E1

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

A complete silver cut Half Penny of John (AD 1199-1216). Class 6a1. Short cross reverse with quatrefoil in each quadrant. Minted in London. AD 1210-1213.

Length: 19.52mm, Width: 10.00mm, Thickness: 0.70mm, Weight: 0.6g

North Vol I, P 222, No 974

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1210
Date to: Circa AD 1213

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 19.52 mm
Width: 10 mm
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 0.6 g

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 6a1 (N 974/1)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [hENRI]CVSR/E[X]
Reverse description: Short cross with quatrefoil in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: [???·]ON·LVND
Die axis measurement: 3 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Derbyshire (County)
District: South Derbyshire (District)
Parish or ward: Drakelow (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK2318
Four figure Latitude: 52.75912156
Four figure longitude: -1.66062375
1:25K map: SK2318
1:10K map: SK21NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
North, J.J. 1963 English Hammered Coinage: Vol I. Early Anglo Saxon-Henry III, c650-1272 London Spink and Son Ltd 222 974

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 8 months ago
Updated: 8 months ago

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