DENO-C31197: Medieval Coin: Cut Halfpenny of Henry II to Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: DENO-C31197

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn Medieval silver short voided cross cut halfpenny of uncertain ruler from Henry II-Henry III minted in London c.1180-1247, with moneyer unidentified.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1180
Date to: Circa AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 18.64 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2013 - Wednesday 1st May 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Charlotte Burrill
Identified by: Ms Charlotte Burrill

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Derby E7829

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II - Henry III
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre
Obverse inscription: [hEN]RICVS R[EX]
Reverse description: Voided short cross with a quatrefoil in each angle
Reverse inscription: +[...]R.ON.LV
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Nottinghamshire (County)
District: Bassetlaw (District)
To be known as: Low Marnham Area

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From a paper map
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: DENO
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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