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SUR-56465B: Medieval coin: Cut halfpenny of Henry III

Rights Holder: Surrey County Council
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COIN

Unique ID: SUR-56465B

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

A silver shortcross cut halfpenny of Henry III, 1242-1247, London mint. Class 8a-8b1.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1242
Date to: Circa AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.61 g
Diameter: 17.92 mm

Personal details

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Other reference numbers

Other reference: 16-177

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: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 8a (N 981)
Obverse description: Curule X
Obverse inscription: HENRI[CVS RE]X
Reverse inscription: [... O]N LVNDE

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Basingstoke and Deane (District)
Parish or ward: Upton Grey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU6849
Four figure Latitude: 51.23613985
Four figure longitude: -1.02736792
1:25K map: SU6849
1:10K map: SU64NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 6 years ago
Updated: 6 years ago

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