DENO-EE6812: Medieval Coin: Short Cross Cut Halfpenny

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Unique ID: DENO-EE6812

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval Coin: Cut silver short cross halfpenny of Henry III. Probably class 7b-c with Ledulf as the money at London mint. Minted c.1217-1242.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1217
Date to: Exactly AD 1242

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.48 mm
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 18.32 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 13th October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Charlotte Burrill
Identified by: Ms Charlotte Burrill
Secondary identifier: Ms Charlotte Burrill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E7388

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: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross classes 7b-c, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: HENRIC[VS REX]
Reverse description: Voided short cross with quatrefoil in each angle.
Reverse inscription: [...]DVLF ON L[VND]
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Goltho Area

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Recording Institution: DENO
Created: Friday 17th February 2012
Updated: Friday 17th February 2012

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