IOW-DE22C2: Medieval Coin: Cut Halfpenny of John.

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-DE22C2

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Cut halfpenny of John. Wren 5B1 (1205).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1205

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.56 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 30th October 2005

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Northampton
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [H]ENRICV[S REX]
Reverse description: Voided short cross with a quatrefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [RO]BERT T O[...

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

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

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

Similar objects

Find number: SF-2C9D5D
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A silver Medieval cut voided short cross halfpenny of John, probably Class 5b1*, c.1205-1210 AD. Wren, 1992: p. 53.
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Find number: SF-92E101
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A cut voided short cross halfpenny of John, Class 5b1*, c.1205-1210 AD. Wren, 1992: p. 53.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: SF-466245
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
A cut silver voided short-cross halfpenny of John, Class 5b, and probably 5b2, c.1205-1210 AD. Wren, 1992: pp. 53.
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

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Audit data

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

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