GLO-3AA7D1: Cut halfpenny of William I or Alexander II

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COIN

Unique ID: GLO-3AA7D1

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Cut halfpenny of William I or Alexander II

This is either a short cross phase B or a posthumous coinage

Date 1205-1230

Obverse: bust facing forward with sceptre in front, only the lower left side remains

Obverse inscription: WILELMUS

Reverse: Short cross voided with a star in each angle

Reverse inscription: [...]

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1205
Date to: Ante AD 1230

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18 mm
Width: 9 mm
Weight: 0.63 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Friday 1st January 2010 - Saturday 8th May 2010

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Kurt Adams
Identified by: Mr Kurt Adams

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 3295

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Category: Non English coin
Obverse description: Bust facing forward with sceptre in front, only the lower left side remains
Obverse inscription: WILELMUS
Reverse description: Short cross voided with a star in each angle
Reverse inscription: […]
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
District: North Somerset (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Wraxall

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
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

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: GLO
Created: 9 years ago
Updated: 9 years ago

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