PUBLIC-C751A4: Medieval silver penny

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-C751A4

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

A silver Medieval coin of Henry III. Possibly Class 8b.

Obverse: hENRICVS: REX with crowned head, annulet eyes

Reverse: NICHOLE ON LVN with short cross quatered with four pellets.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1216
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.78 mm
Weight: 1.33 g
Diameter: 17.23 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 18th March 2015

Personal details

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Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross round halfpenny (N 981/4)
Obverse description: Henry III in center with crowned head, annulet eyes
Obverse inscription: HENRICVS REX
Reverse description: A short cross quatered with four pellets.
Reverse inscription: NIChOLE ON LVN
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
Parish or ward: South Kelsey (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF0497
Four figure Latitude: 53.4594918
Four figure longitude: -0.43509125
1:25K map: TF0497
1:10K map: TF09NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 5 years ago
Updated: 5 years ago

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