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Unique ID: SF-39FC05

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

A silver short cross cut halfpenny of John, 1205-07, class 5b, probably moneyer Beneit of London.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1205
Date to: Circa AD 1207

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.58 g
Diameter: 17.75 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 1st October 2011

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Jane Carr
Identified by: Mrs Jane Carr

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 5b, not further defined
Obverse description: Right side of crowned bust facing, with two curls with pellets
Obverse inscription: ENRICVS
Reverse description: Short cross within inner circle, with four pellets in both sngles
Reverse inscription: [BEN] EIT. ON

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Wetheringsett

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

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Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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