LEIC-B92CE8: B92CE8 medieval cut farthing

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Unique ID: LEIC-B92CE8

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver short cross cut farthing.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1180
Date to: AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9 mm
Width: 8.5 mm
Thickness: 0.5 mm
Weight: 0.31 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 9th January 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Wendy Scott
Identified by: Wendy Scott

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Top right of crowned bust
Obverse inscription: RICV
Reverse description: Crosslet
Reverse inscription: ICO

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Melton (District)
Parish or ward: Scalford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK7724
Four figure Latitude: 52.808063
Four figure longitude: -0.859151
1:25K map: SK7724
1:10K map: SK72SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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