PUBLIC-E85376: cut half penny henry iii

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-E85376

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A Medieval silver voided longcross cut halfpenny of Henry III (AD 1216 - 1272), dating to c.AD 1250 - 1256. Class 5a or 5b, not further defined. Moneyer Nicole, mint of Canterbury. 
North (1994) Volume 1, p 227 no 991/992
Diameter: 18 mm
Weight: 0.71 g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Middle
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Middle
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1216
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.71 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th September 2021

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross classes 5a-c, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing holding sceptre
Obverse inscription: HE[NRICVS REX] III
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [NIC]OLE ON C[ANT]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Harborough (District)
Parish or ward: Frisby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7101
Four figure Latitude: 52.60215816
Four figure longitude: -0.95310128
1:25K map: SK7101
1:10K map: SK70SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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Updated: 5 months ago

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