IOW-F39FF4: Medieval Coin: Cut Halfpenny of William I of Scotland.

Rights Holder: Frank Basford
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Unique ID: IOW-F39FF4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Cut halfpenny of William I of Scotland (possibly).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1195
Date to: AD 1205

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.49 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 29th January 2006

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2006-12-17

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Obverse description: Pellets representing bust facing left
Obverse inscription: WILEL...
Reverse description: Voided short cross with six pointed star in each quarter
Reverse inscription: HAVE (possibly)

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: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Meatl detecting rally
General landuse: Grassland, Heathland
Specific landuse: Regularly improved

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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