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SUR-643C05:

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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-643C05

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

A medieval silver voided long cross cut farthing of Henry III, class IVa-V dating to 1250-1275. Uncertain moneyer, Bury St. Edmunds mint.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1275

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9 mm
Width: 7.9 mm
Thickness: 4 mm
Weight: 0.26 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 30th November 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: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Bury St. Edmunds
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 4 or 5, not further defined
Reverse inscription: [...]/ENT/[...]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Surrey (County)
District: Tandridge (District)
Parish or ward: Bletchingley (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ3251
Four figure Latitude: 51.24291231
Four figure longitude: -0.11031662
1:25K map: TQ3251
1:10K map: TQ35SW
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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