BUC-B6E5BA: A silver, Medieval, cut-halfpenny of Henry III AD.1216-1272, voided long cross, AD.1247-1272, Moneyer, Philip

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-B6E5BA

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A silver, Medieval, cut-halfpenny of Henry III AD.1216-1272, voided long cross, AD.1247-1272, Moneyer, Philip, Exeter or Northampton mint, Class IIa,

Obverse, Bust of King facing, Squat central fleur, comma hair, *hE[...] REX.III'

Reverse, voided long cross with three pellets in angles, PhI/LIP/

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1248
Date to: Circa AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.74 mm
Width: 9.08 mm
Weight: 0.64 g

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: AYBCM 5220

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Exeter
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 2a (N 985/1)
Obverse description: Bust of King facing, Squat central fleur, comma hair,
Obverse inscription: *hE[...] REX.III'
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in angles,
Reverse inscription: PhI/LIP/
Die axis measurement: 11 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Buckinghamshire (County)
District: Aylesbury Vale (District)
Parish or ward: Mentmore (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP8819
Four figure Latitude: 51.86265298
Four figure longitude: -0.72347096
1:25K map: SP8819
1:10K map: SP81NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 2 months ago

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