LEIC-969C54: Medieval Coin: Half cut Penny of John

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Unique ID: LEIC-969C54

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver short cross cut halfpenny of John, 1199-1216, Moneyer Andrev, Lincoln mint, class Va-Vc (1204-10). Diameter 18mm, thickness 1mm, weight 0.67g.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1204
Date to: Circa AD 1210

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 1 mm
Weight: 0.67 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Theresa Oswin
Identified by: Mrs Theresa Oswin

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Lincoln
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross classes 5-8, not further defined
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust with sceptre
Obverse inscription: HeNRICVS REX
Reverse description: Voided short cross with crosslets
Reverse inscription: ANDREV ON LINCOLN
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: North Carlton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SK9677
Four figure Latitude: 53.2812935
Four figure longitude: -0.56160498
1:25K map: SK9677
1:10K map: SK97NE
Grid reference source: Centred on village (which isn't a parish)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: LEIC
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: About one year ago

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