LIN-E8ADF8: Medieval silver cut halfpenny

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-E8ADF8

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver cut halfpenny of John or Henry III, short cross type, mint of London, moneyer illegible.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1199
Date to: Circa AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.61 g
Diameter: 21 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st October 2013

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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, sceptre in right hand
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Voided short cross, quatrefoil in angles
Reverse inscription: [ ]LVND[ ]
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: Lissington (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF1083
Four figure Latitude: 53.33248704
Four figure longitude: -0.34963757
1:25K map: TF1083
1:10K map: TF18SW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

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

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