WILT-27E348: Medieval coin : Short cross cut halfpenny of Richard I

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-27E348

Object type certainty: Certain
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Short cross cut halfpenny of Richard I, Class 3, weighing 0.63g (9.6gn). Mint: probably Shrewsbury Moneyer: probably Willem Date: 1192-94 Ref: North 967

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1192
Date to: AD 1194

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.63 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st August 2006

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Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: Shrewsbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse inscription: ]CVS•R[
Reverse inscription: ]M•ON•S[

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Kingston Deverill (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST8537
Four figure Latitude: 51.132076
Four figure longitude: -2.21575
1:25K map: ST8537
1:10K map: ST83NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

Author Publication Year Title Publication Place Publisher Pages Reference
North, J.J. 1994 English Hammered Coinage: Volume I. Early Anglo-Saxon to Henry III, c. 600-1272 London Spink and Son Ltd 967

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 15 years ago
Updated: 11 years ago

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