WAW-CEF0C0: Medieval coin: Irish penny of Henry III (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-CEF0C0

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval coin: penny of Henry III (1216-1272) minted in Dublin between 1251 and 1254. Seaby No. 6235-6239; Class 1 probably.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1251
Date to: Exactly AD 1254

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.8 g
Diameter: 18.94 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 28th April 2013

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

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: Dublin
Type: Irish: penny of Henry III (S 6235 - 6243)
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards within a triangular border. The bust is holding a sceptre. ENR are ligatured.
Obverse inscription: HENR - X III
Reverse description: Long voided cross with three pellets in each quarter. AR are ligatured.
Reverse inscription: RIC / ARD
Die axis measurement: 9 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Whitbourne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SO7156
Four figure Latitude: 52.20146
Four figure longitude: -2.425743
1:25K map: SO7156
1:10K map: SO75NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 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: WAW
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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