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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-DC56C1

Object type certainty: Certain
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A halfpenny of Richard II, late bust issue

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1377
Date to: AD 1399

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.56 g
Diameter: 13.97 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st January 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr David W Williams
Identified by: Mr David W Williams

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Richard II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Obverse inscription: RICAR[D REX] ANGL?I
Reverse inscription: CI[VITA]S LONDON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Downton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1721
Four figure Latitude: 50.988153
Four figure longitude: -1.759172
1:25K map: SU1721
1:10K map: SU12SE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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