HAMP-13096A: Medieval coin : cut half penny of Richard I or John

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-13096A

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval cut half penny of Richard I (1189-99) or John (1199-1216), short cross coinage class 4, struck probably by Randul at Northampton/ Norwich and dating to 1194-1204.
Reference: North 968

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1194
Date to: Circa AD 1204

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.59 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 1st February 2015 - Saturday 28th February 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 259

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Richard I of England
Mint or issue place: Northampton
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 4, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing with sceptre
Obverse inscription: HENR[ICVS R]EX
Reverse description: Short cross with quatrefoil in each angle
Reverse inscription: [...]DV[L]·ON·[...]
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Hart (District)
Parish or ward: Winchfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU7754
Four figure Latitude: 51.27994893
Four figure longitude: -0.89740366
1:25K map: SU7754
1:10K map: SU75SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: 2 years ago
Updated: 2 years ago

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