YORYM-182747: Medieval Coin : Cut halfpenny of John

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COIN

Unique ID: YORYM-182747

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

A silver cut halfpenny of John dating to the period circa AD 1204 - 1209. Short cross reverse. Moneyer Adam. Mint uncertain. Class 5bi.

North Vol 1, p.221, no.970.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1204
Date to: Circa AD 1209

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 18.1 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 5b1 (N 970 i)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: H[-----------]REX
Reverse description: Short cross
Reverse inscription: ADAM.O[-----------]
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Scarborough (District)
Parish or ward: Castle (District Ward)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TA0187
Four figure Latitude: 54.26869157
Four figure longitude: -0.450664
1:25K map: TA0187
1:10K map: TA08NW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the 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: YORYM
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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