LVPL-589FC7: Silver cut quarter penny of Henry I (1100-1135) dating to 1125-1135. North no.871

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Unique ID: LVPL-589FC7

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver cut quarter penny of Henry I (1100-1135) dating to 1125-1135. North no.871.


Broad period: EARLY MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1125
Date to: AD 1135

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9 mm
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.2 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 30th November 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 farthing
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180

Type: Henry I BMC xv (N 871)
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust holding sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS Reverse description: Quadrialteral with incurved sides and lis on each angle, on a cross fleury
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
Parish or ward: Buttercrambe with Bossall (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7060
Four figure Latitude: 54.031249
Four figure longitude: -0.932809
1:25K map: SE7060
1:10K map: SE76SW
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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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Recording Institution: LVPL
Created: Friday 13th February 2009
Updated: Friday 27th January 2012

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