LVPL-B68177: Silver half cut short cross penny of John (1199-1216), probably class 5, 1204/5- 1208/9

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-B68177

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver half cut short cross penny of John (1199-1216), probably class 5, 1204/5- 1208/9.

Notes:

No. 95

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1204
Date to: AD 1209

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 17.55 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 24th April 2008 - Saturday 26th April 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Frances McIntosh
Identified by: Miss Frances McIntosh

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Forward facing bsut holding sceptre
Obverse inscription: ...S REX
Reverse description: Short cross with a quatrefoil in each quarter
Reverse inscription: ...EL...ON
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
Parish or ward: Wetheringsett-cum-Brockford (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TM1266
Four figure Latitude: 52.251314
Four figure longitude: 1.104392
1:25K map: TM1266
1:10K map: TM16NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: 11 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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