NLM-7B2DBE: Medieval Coin: Farthing of Henry I

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COIN

Unique ID: NLM-7B2DBE

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

Silver coin. Cut farthing of Henry I (1100-1135), probably BMC type X, Spink (2004) no. 1271.

Obverse description: Facing bust with pendant to crown [left seen]; inner circle. Initial cross pattee.

Obverse inscription: +hEN(---)

Reverse description: Cross fleury, inner circle.

Reverse inscription: (--)?AS: (---)

Diameter (inferred): 20mm, Weight: 0.35gms

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1117
Date to: Exactly AD 1117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.35 g
Diameter: 20 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 12th June 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Martin Foreman
Identified by: Mr Martin Foreman

Other reference numbers

Other reference: NLM32753

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC x (N 866)
Obverse description: Facing bust with pendant to crown [left seen]; inner circle
Obverse inscription: +hEN(---)
Reverse description: Cross fleury, inner circle.
Reverse inscription: (--)?AS: (---)
Initial mark: cross pattee
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
District: North Lincolnshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Roxby cum Risby (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE9114
Four figure Latitude: 53.61465305
Four figure longitude: -0.62588526
1:25K map: SE9114
1:10K map: SE91SW
What3Words: pushed.asks.jumped
Grid reference source: Centred on field
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: NLM
Created: Monday 20th June 2016
Updated: Monday 20th June 2016

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