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Unique ID: SF-4FBD25

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Published Find published

Voided long cross type cut half penny,Class III b, Henry III 1248-50.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1248
Date to: Circa AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.68 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Monday 1st November 2004

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Faye Minter
Identified by: Miss Faye Minter

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Facing crowned bust, hair curls 2-2 with pellets within them, a beard formed of three large pellets to each side of a still larger chin pellt, an inner row os small pellets to the beard can also be seen.
Obverse inscription: [ ]CVS REX[ ]
Reverse description: Voided long cross and three pellets in each quadrant.
Reverse inscription: [ ]/OLE/[ ]

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Suffolk (County)
District: Mid Suffolk (District)
To be known as: Hessett

Spatial coordinates

Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: SF
Created: 14 years ago
Updated: 7 years ago

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