SF-1F4DE2: Medieval coin: cut farthing of Henry I, Quadrilateral on cross fleury type

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COIN

Unique ID: SF-1F4DE2

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

A cut silver farthing of Henry I, Quadrilateral on cross fleury type, c.1134-1135 AD. As North, 1980: no. 871.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1134
Date to: Circa AD 1135

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 10.3 mm
Width: 9.89 mm
Weight: 0.37 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st January 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Andrew Brown
Identified by: Dr Andrew Brown

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC xv (N 871)
Obverse description: Crowned bust three quarters facing within an inner circle
Obverse inscription: []ICVS
Reverse description: Quadrilateral with incurved sides, a lis at each angle, over a cross fleury
Reverse inscription: +S[]B

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Haughley

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SF
Created: Monday 18th August 2014
Updated: Tuesday 9th September 2014

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