YORYM-D32A40: Medieval Coin : Halfpenny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-D32A40

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cut and broken halfpenny of Henry III, voided long cross reverse, mint of Norwich, Class III, AD 1248 - 1250.

North Vol 1, p.226, no.986-988.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1248
Date to: Circa AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 17.1 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

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: Norwich
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [------] REX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross
Reverse inscription: [---]HHOR[----]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
District: East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Asselby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE7327
Four figure Latitude: 53.734291
Four figure longitude: -0.894865
1:25K map: SE7327
1:10K map: SE72NW
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

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Audit data

Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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