NARC-3DEE90: Cut medieval halfpenny of ?John, obverse

Rights Holder: Northamptonshire County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: NARC-3DEE90

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A worn silver medieval cut halfpenny, classes 6-7, dated ca. 1210 - 1242, minted under John or Henry III, moneyer Roger, mint by deduction Canterbury [s-c6-7]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1209
Date to: AD 1242

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.4 mm
Width: 8.9 mm
Thickness: 0.9 mm
Weight: 0.6 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 9th August 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Robert Webley
Identified by: Mr Robert Webley

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre in right hand
Obverse inscription: [HENRICVS] R-EX
Reverse description: Short cross voided with a quatrefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: ROGER...
Initial mark: Rounded cross

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Chelveston cum Caldecott (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP9868
Four figure Latitude: 52.301389
Four figure longitude: -0.564235
1:25K map: SP9868
1:10K map: SP96NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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