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COIN

Unique ID: SF6494

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Chronology

Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1024
Date to: AD 1030

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.52 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st May 2001

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Helen Geake
Identified by: Dr Helen Geake
Secondary identifier: Dr. Martin Allen

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Cnut the Great
Mint or issue place: Norwich
Category: Coin of the kings of All England 924/5-1066

Obverse description: Bust left, with four swags of drapery at breast interrupting legend, clasped by a circular brooch at the shoulder; in front, vertical sceptre.
Obverse inscription: - D (drapery) EX A
Reverse description: Short voided cross, two circles around the junction of the arms; annulet enclosing a pellet in each quarter. In inscription, the D is crossed to make an eth (TH).
Reverse inscription: + RIN - - - - - - RDI

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Suffolk Coastal (District)
To be known as: SUFFOLK BADINGHAM

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: 17 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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