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Unique ID: NMS-692BF1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Silver halfpenny of Henry VI, leaf-trefoil issue, London, North 1492, 1435-8

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1435
Date to: Exactly AD 1438

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 19th May 2014 - Monday 16th June 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adrian Marsden
Identified by: Dr Adrian Marsden

Other reference numbers

SMR reference number: 38148
Other reference: NMD062014

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Halfpenny: Henry VI, First reign, Trefoil-Leaf issues, saltire stops (North: Trefoil issue (N 1500))
Obverse description: Facing bust, leaf on breast
Obverse inscription: HEnRIC REX A[...] (saltire stops)
Reverse inscription: CIVITAS LOnDOn
Die axis measurement: 7 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Norfolk (County)
District: North Norfolk (District)
Parish or ward: Suffield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TG2331
Four figure Latitude: 52.83034909
Four figure longitude: 1.30888038
1:25K map: TG2331
1:10K map: TG23SW
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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