WILT-395819:

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COIN

Unique ID: WILT-395819

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A silver medieval coin; a cut half penny of Henry I (1100 - 1135), type III, PAX type dating from c AD 1103. See North number 859. The mint and moneyer are illegible and so uncertain.

This item was found as two fragments. When laid together, the fragments create an object which is c17mm in length and 8.43mm in width and weighs 0.59g

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1103
Date to: Circa AD 1103

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17 mm
Width: 8.43 mm
Weight: 0.59 g

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mrs Jane Hanbidge
Identified by: Mrs Jane Hanbidge

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SSWM 5128; 125

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I BMC iii (N 859)
Obverse description: Forward facing crowned and diademed bust
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: PAX across the field between two beaded double lines, two annulets below (and above).
Reverse inscription: Illegible

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
District: Wiltshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Salisbury

Spatial coordinates


Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: WILT
Created: 10 months ago
Updated: 11 days ago

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