PUBLIC-163D6D: Medieval coin: penny of Henry I

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-163D6D

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A medieval silver cut halfpenny of Henry I, possibly 'Full face/cross fleury type', struck circa 1117. North no.866.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1117
Date to: Circa AD 1117

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 9 mm
Width: 15 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Thomas Brown-Warr
Identified by: Mr Thomas Brown-Warr

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Manufacture method: Struck or hammered
Completeness: Incomplete
Surface Treatment: Stamped

Coin data (numismatics)

Ruler/issuer: Henry I of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: Henry I Halfpenny (N 872)
Obverse description: Bust facing
Reverse description: Short cross Fleury
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: West Lindsey (District)
To be known as: Near Caistor

Spatial coordinates

Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
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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Created: About one year ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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