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Unique ID: WAW-D51042

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

The coin appears to be a cut farthing, but on closer inspection one edge is cut, the other broken.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: AD 1247
Date to: AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.24 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 15th March 2004 - Thursday 15th April 2004

Personal details

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

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: A curl of the hair is visible. The curl has a pellet within it.
Obverse inscription: NRIC[ ] NR are ligatured.
Reverse description: Long voided cross. Three pellets in the visible quarter.
Reverse inscription: [ ]E

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: Bidford on Avon

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

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

References cited

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

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