PUBLIC-8170E3: Henry III cut half penny

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Unique ID: PUBLIC-8170E3

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A Medieval silver long cross cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272), minted Winchester, by IO[V]RDAN. Class 3c, 1247-1250

Obverse: Crowned bust facing without sceptre. H[ENRICVS] REX . III

Reverse: [IOR/]DAN/ON W[INC] Voided long cross with three pellets in each quadrant.

Diameter: 17.33mm.0.65mm thick and weighs: 0.60gms

North, J. J. 1994. English Hammered Coinage, Volume I, Early Anglo Saxon to Henry III, c. 600-1272. Spink & Son, London

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1247
Date to: Exactly AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.65 mm
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 17.33 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 3rd December 2017

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr Andy STANLEY
Identified by: Mr Andy STANLEY

Other reference numbers

Other reference: PastfindersI

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Winchester
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3c (N 988)
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing without sceptre.
Obverse inscription: H[ENRICVS] REX . III
Reverse description: Voided long cross with three pellets in each quadrant
Reverse inscription: [IOR/]DAN/ON W[INC]
Die axis measurement: 8 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: East Sussex (County)
District: Lewes (District)
To be known as: Near Lewes

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Recording Institution: PUBLIC
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