WILT-F5B1A3: Medieval coin: Cut halfpenny of John

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-F5B1A3

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval silver short cross cut half-penny of John dating to the period AD 1205 - 1210. Mint of Bury St Edmunds. Class 5b (North 970)

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1205
Date to: Exactly AD 1210

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.67 g
Diameter: 18.57 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Julie Shoemark
Identified by: Miss Julie Shoemark

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 1572

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Bury St. Edmunds
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: John, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: [...] hENRI [...]
Reverse description: Short cross with four pellets in each quarter
Reverse inscription: [...] JON SAN [...]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Urchfont (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU0558
Four figure Latitude: 51.32108399
Four figure longitude: -1.92963541
1:25K map: SU0558
1:10K map: SU05NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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