DUR-115977: Henry VI halfpenny- DUR-115977

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-115977

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

Silver half-penny of Henry VI (1422- 61) minted in Calais, 1422-7.

Annulet issue. North no. 1435

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1422
Date to: Circa AD 1427

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 13.18 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 21st August 2010

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
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: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Calais
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Halfpenny: Henry VI, First reign, Annulet (N 1434, 1435, 1436)
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned bust, an annulet to either side of bust
Obverse inscription: HENRIC...
Reverse description: Long cross, annulets in two quarters
Reverse inscription: VILLA x CALISIE
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Harrogate (District)
Parish or ward: Dunsforths (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE4464
Four figure Latitude: 54.070063
Four figure longitude: -1.32913
1:25K map: SE4464
1:10K map: SE46SW
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
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: DUR
Created: 8 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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