DENO-FFEF42: Medieval coin; Irish cut halfpenny, Henry III.

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Unique ID: DENO-FFEF42

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Medieval coin; silver cut voided long cross halfpenny, Irish, Henry III 1216-1272, Dublin mint (AD 1251-1272). Length 18.07mm Width 9.50mm. Weight 0.64 grams.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1251
Date to: Exactly AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.07 mm
Width: 9.5 mm
Weight: 0.64 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 13th February 2006

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Annie Bethell
Identified by: Ms Annie Bethell

Other reference numbers

Museum accession number: Derby museum entry no. 5019

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Dublin
Type: Henry III, long cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Bottom of a single triangle, showing the hand holding sceptre.
Obverse inscription: CVS
Reverse description: Voided long cross with tri-pellets in the angles.
Reverse inscription: DEV/C[IV]
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
To be known as: Cuckney Hill

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 13 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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