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SUR-398D33:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-398D33

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

An incomplete silver medieval voided long cross cut farthing of Henry III, class I-IVb dating to 1247-1250. Uncertain moneyer or mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1247
Date to: Circa AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9.2 mm
Width: 8 mm
Thickness: 0.3 mm
Weight: 0.23 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 4th December 2021

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross classes without sceptre (1-3), not further defined
Obverse inscription: [...]EN[...]
Reverse inscription: [...]/NE[...]
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: Cotswold (District)
Parish or ward: Beverston (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8694
Four figure Latitude: 51.64462145
Four figure longitude: -2.20372459
1:25K map: ST8694
1:10K map: ST89SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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