WILT-E03B26: Medieval coin: Cut halfpenny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-E03B26

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver medieval cut long-cross halfpenny of Henry III. Moneyer Gibert at Canterbury mint (AD 1248-1250; Class 3b; North 987).

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1248
Date to: Exactly AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.72 g
Diameter: 17.5 mm

Personal details

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

Other reference numbers

Other reference: WHM 2014-56

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: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3b (N 987)
Obverse description: Crowned head facing.
Obverse inscription: [hENRICV]S REX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross dividing legend; three pellets in each angle.
Reverse inscription: [GIL]/BER/T ON/[CAN]
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Everleigh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU1953
Four figure Latitude: 51.27583309
Four figure longitude: -1.72900097
1:25K map: SU1953
1:10K map: SU15SE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

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

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