NARC-7142B7: NARC-7142B7 : Cut Half-Penny : Henry III

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Unique ID: NARC-7142B7

Object type certainty: Certain
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A complete silver Penny of John (AD 1199-1216). Class 5aii. Short cross reverse with quatrefoil in each quadrant. Minted by Tomas in Lincoln. AD 1204-1205.

North Vol I, P 221, No 969.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod from: Early
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Subperiod to: Late
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1204
Date to: Circa AD 1205

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 18.04 mm
Width: 8.9 mm
Thickness: 0.72 mm
Weight: 0.6 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Miss Ellie Cox
Identified by: Miss Ellie Cox

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Mint or issue place: Lincoln
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 5a2 (N 969)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing
Obverse inscription: HE[NRICVS]REX
Reverse description: Short cross with quatrefoil in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: TOM[/ASO/NN/ICO
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Very worn: fair

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Northamptonshire (County)
District: East Northamptonshire (District)
Parish or ward: Titchmarsh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL0280
Four figure Latitude: 52.40850684
Four figure longitude: -0.50195363
1:25K map: TL0280
1:10K map: TL08SW
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
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: NARC
Created: About one year ago
Updated: About one year ago

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