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Unique ID: SF-45AE63

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Short cross cut halfpenny Class 1b, 1180- ca. 1185. Moneyer davi, mint London by default [s-c1b]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1185

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.38 g

Discovery dates

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

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust with sceptre left, pellet eyes, hair curls crescent 2- [ ].
Obverse inscription: HENRI[ ]
Reverse description: Short cross with a quatrefoil in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: DAVI. O[ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: St. Edmundsbury (District)
To be known as: Westley

Spatial coordinates

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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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