NLM-BB5352: Voided long cross cut halfpenny

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Unique ID: NLM-BB5352

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A long cross silver cut halfpenny of Henry III, class 5b-c, 1250-ca.1256. Mint Canterbury, Moneyer Willem. [l-c5b-c]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1256

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 18.4 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st August 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Lisa Staves
Identified by: Ms Lisa Staves

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM09547

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing forward
Obverse inscription: [HEN]RICVS REX
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: WIL/[LEM/ONC]ANT

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Scawby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9706
Four figure Latitude: 53.541695
Four figure longitude: -0.537701
1:25K map: SE9706
1:10K map: SE90NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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