LVPL-18A978: Medieval cut halfpenny of Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: LVPL-18A978

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A silver cut half long cross penny of Henry III (AD 1216-1272). Class 3b minted by William of Lincoln, date is 1249. North number 987.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 15.5 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st October 2014 - Monday 1st December 2014

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Identified by: Ms Vanessa Oakden
Secondary identifier: Mr Carl Savage

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
Mint or issue place: Lincoln
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3b (N 987)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: [HENRICVS R]EX III
Reverse description: Voided long cross dividing legend, three pellets in each quarter.
Reverse inscription: [ ]HG/WIL

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

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