IOW-E25BB7: Medieval Coin: Irish Cut Farthing of Henry III

Rights Holder: Isle of Wight Council
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COIN

Unique ID: IOW-E25BB7

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

A complete silver Irish cut halfpenny of Henry III. Minted at Dublin 1251-1254 (Spink 2003, 123-124).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Early
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1251
Date to: AD 1254

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.42 g
Diameter: 15 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 3rd June 2009

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Frank Basford
Identified by: Mr Frank Basford

Other reference numbers

Other reference: IOW2009-1-391

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Dublin
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Crowned facing head within triangle
Obverse inscription: Missing or illegible
Reverse description: Voided long cross dividing the inscription with three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: DAV[ ]
Die axis measurement: 2 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
District: Isle of Wight (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Isle of Wight

Spatial coordinates


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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Metal detecting rally
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: IOW
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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