IOW-E10751: Medieval Coin: Cut Halfpenny of Henry III.

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Unique ID: IOW-E10751

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Cut halfpenny of Henry III. North 986/2 (1248-50).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1248
Date to: AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.38 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 15th January 2006

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2006-3-37

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing without sceptre
Obverse inscription: [HENRI]CVS REX [III]
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [NIC]OLE ONL[VND] (O and N ligated)

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

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Audit data

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

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