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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-7BA7E3

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Silver Medieval cut half penny of Henry III (c.AD 1216-1271), voided long cross class 2 c.AD 1248 (Wren type 2, North 985, Spink 1361A - end date as of Spink 2003), Oxford mint.

Slightly worn and very off centre.

Obverse: Crowned bust without sceptre. Mintmark unclear. Inscription: hENRC[VS REX TERC]I

Reverse: Voided long cross with central pellet and three pellets in inner quadrants. Inscription: [...]ONO XON

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 1248

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18 mm
Width: 11 mm
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.79 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: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Oxford
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 2, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust without sceptre. Mintmark unclear.
Obverse inscription: HENRC[VS REX TERC]I
Reverse description: Voided long cross with central pellet and three pellets in inner quadrants.
Reverse inscription: [...]ONO XON
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata


County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

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