DUR-3EFA42: Cut halfpenny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: DUR-3EFA42

Object type certainty: Certain
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A cut silver halfpenny of Henry III dating to 1248. North Number 985/1.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1248

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.7 g
Diameter: 17.2 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Lily Garnett
Identified by: Miss Lauren Proctor

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin Edwardian type 1279 - 1377
Type: Long cross class 2a (N 985/1)
Obverse description: Forward facing bust
Obverse inscription: ...CVS REX...
Reverse description: Voided long cross with a quatrefoil in each angle
Reverse inscription: NIC/..../VND
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

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Spatial metadata

Region: North East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County Durham (Unitary Authority)
District: County Durham (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Near Durham

Spatial coordinates


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Recording Institution: DUR
Created: 4 years ago
Updated: 4 years ago

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