WILT-7C7B9B: Medieval coin: Cut halfpenny of Henry II-Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-7C7B9B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver medieval cut short-cross halfpenny of Henry II to Henry III. Uncertain moneyer and mint (AD 1180-1247).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1180
Date to: Exactly AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.5 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Alastair Willis
Identified by: Mr Alastair Willis

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4275

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II - Henry III
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre in right hand.
Obverse inscription: [hEN]RIC[VS REX]
Reverse description: Voided short cross; quatrefoil in each angle
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: The Deverills

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

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Audit data

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

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