SUSS-D30075: Scottish Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of William I

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COIN

Unique ID: SUSS-D30075

Object type certainty: Certain
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Scottish Medieval silver cut half penny of William I (1165-1214), short cross and stars Phase A, minted by Walter probably at Roxburgh, 1195-c.1205 AD, Spink 5028

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1195
Date to: AD 1205

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Width: 9.3 mm
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 0.65 g
Diameter: 18.6 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 6th October 2008

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Laura Burnett
Identified by: Ms Laura Burnett

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Head facing right with sceptre before
Obverse inscription: WILLE[LMVS REX]
Reverse description: Short voided cross with stars in the angles
Reverse inscription: WA[LTER ON ROX]BV B written sideways
Initial mark: Pierced star
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Hardly worn: extremely fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
To be known as: Near Lewes

Spatial coordinates


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

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUSS
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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