LEIC-F068B1: Henry III cut halfpenny

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COIN

Unique ID: LEIC-F068B1

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

Medieval silver cut halfpenny of Henry III (1247 - 1272). The coin is in fair condition, is 17mm in diameter and weighs 0.61g.

Subsequent actions

Current location of find: With finder
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1247
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.61 g
Diameter: 17 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Phil Harding
Identified by: Dr Phil Harding

Other reference numbers

Other reference: 578

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Henry III, long cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Sceptre/left side of bust
Obverse inscription: HEN..III
Reverse description: Voided Long Cross
Reverse inscription: /ARD/ON/
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Leicestershire (County)
District: Charnwood (District)
Parish or ward: Beeby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK6507
Four figure Latitude: 52.656839
Four figure longitude: -1.0405
1:25K map: SK6507
1:10K map: SK60NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Whilst searching with a metal detector
Current location: With finder
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth greater than 0.25m

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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