WAW-C5CB97: C5CB97, Voided long-cross cut halfpenny

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Unique ID: WAW-C5CB97

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Cut voided long cross half-penny of Henry III. Northampton mint

Class: Cut half-penny


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1247
Date to: AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.73 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st November 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Kevin Leahy
Identified by: Dr Kevin Leahy

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Northampton
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3b (N 987)
Obverse description: Crowned head, facing
Obverse inscription: [h]ENRICVS R[ex iii]
Reverse description: Voided long cross
Reverse inscription: [tom/aso]/NN/ORH
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
To be known as: Claverdon

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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