ESS-9D3CB4: ESS-9DC3B4 Medieval coin: cut farthing of Henry II

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COIN

Unique ID: ESS-9D3CB4

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Medieval silver coin: cut farthing of Henry II, cross and crosslet (Tealby type) dating 1158-1180.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1158
Date to: AD 1180

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 10.42 mm
Weight: 0.29 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 25th November 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Laura McLean
Identified by: Laura McLean
Secondary identifier: Ms Laura Burnett

Other reference numbers

Other reference: OEF 5510

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Farthing
Ruler/issuer: Henry II of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Reverse description: Cross with crosslet in the quadrant

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Uttlesford (District)
Parish or ward: White Roothing (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL5614
Four figure Latitude: 51.802884
Four figure longitude: 0.261122
1:25K map: TL5614
1:10K map: TL51SE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1000 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: ESS
Created: 10 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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