HAMP-3A167A: Medieval coin : possible cut halfpenny fragment of uncertain ruler

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Unique ID: HAMP-3A167A

Object type certainty: Certain
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A fragment of a medieval short cross penny of an uncertain ruler, dating to the period 1180-1247. The mint, moneyer and ruler are illegible. Two edges are jagged breaks, one original and the fourth deliberately cut.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1180
Date to: Exactly AD 1247

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.19 g
Diameter: 13.32 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Fiona Johnstone
Identified by: Ms Fiona Johnstone

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 647

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Penny
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Obverse description: Indiscernible
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Indiscernible
Reverse inscription: Illegible
Initial mark: 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)
Parish or ward: Chitterne (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: ST9943
Four figure Latitude: 51.18622621
Four figure longitude: -2.0156889
1:25K map: ST9943
1:10K map: ST94SE
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
Created: About one year ago
Updated: 12 months ago

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