WAW-46CF16: Obverse and reverse of an early Medieval short cross penny.

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Unique ID: WAW-46CF16

Object type certainty: Certain
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Short cross cut halfpenny, probably class 7

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Post AD 1217
Date to: Ante AD 1242

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.61 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Tuesday 1st January 2002 - Thursday 1st January 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Angie Bolton
Identified by: Ms Angie Bolton

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Finder. 39.10.0426

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Upper half of the forward facing bust remains. Holding a sceptre.
Obverse inscription: HENRI
Reverse description: Short voided cross.
Reverse inscription: LVNDEN

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Warwickshire (County)
District: Stratford-on-Avon (District)
To be known as: Welford on Avon

Spatial coordinates

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

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WAW
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 8 years ago

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