WAW-F7DC21: Medieval coin: cut halfpenny of Henry III (Obverse and reverse).

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COIN

Unique ID: WAW-F7DC21

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

Medieval coin: penny of Henry III (1216-72) minted in Canterbury between 1251 and 1272. Class 5a-h; North Nos. 991/1-998.

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 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 17.72 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 9th June 2013

Personal details

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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: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing forwards.
Obverse inscription: ENRICVS R
Reverse description: Long voided cross with three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: ON C / ANT
Die axis measurement: 1 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: SO7155
Four figure Latitude: 52.19246986
Four figure longitude: -2.42565731
1:25K map: SO7155
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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