WILT-AB5B99: Medieval: halfpenny, Henry VII

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-AB5B99

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An incomplete medieval silver halfpenny of Henry VII dating to the period AD 1430-1434. Pinecone-mascle issue. Calais mint. North: 1469

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1430
Date to: Exactly AD 1434

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.35 g
Diameter: 13.95 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Cristina Sanna
Identified by: Miss Cristina Sanna

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 4952

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry VI of England (first reign)
Mint or issue place: Calais
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Type: Halfpenny: Henry VI, First reign, Pinecone-Mascle (N 1468, 1469)
Obverse description: Crowned head facing
Obverse inscription: [HEN]RIC pinecone REX mascle ANGL
Reverse description: Long cross dividing the inscription, three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: [VIL] mascle LA CALIS[IE pinecone]
Initial mark: cross
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Babergh (District)
Parish or ward: Little Waldingfield (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL9245
Four figure Latitude: 52.07007739
Four figure longitude: 0.79992508
1:25K map: TL9245
1:10K map: TL94NW
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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

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