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Unique ID: LIN-0E5E27

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver cut farthing of Henry III. Moneyer/mint illegible.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Late
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1250
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9 mm
Width: 9 mm
Weight: 0.25 g

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 III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Unclear crowned bust facing, sceptre in right hand
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Voided long cross, three pellets in angles
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: West Lincolnshire

Spatial coordinates

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

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

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

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