PUBLIC-0C85F1: PUBLIC-0C85F1-silver short cross cut half of John

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COIN

Unique ID: PUBLIC-0C85F1

Object type certainty: Certain
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Medieval silver cut half penny of John (AD1199-1216) Short cross class 5c AD1207-1210, obverse: bust facing round topped R, moneyer probably WALTER, London mint.

JJ North vol 1 1994, page: 221 ref: 971

Weight: 0.4gms Diameter: 19.8mm

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1207
Date to: Circa AD 1210

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.4 g
Diameter: 19.8 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Sunday 18th September 2016

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Mr William Burleigh
Identified by: Mr William Burleigh

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: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 5c (N 971)
Obverse description: Bust facing with sceptre dividing legend
Obverse inscription: [HENRICVS R]EX
Reverse description: Voided short cross with quatrefoil in each corner
Reverse inscription: [WA]LTER . ON [LVND]
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: West Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
District: County of Herefordshire (Unitary Authority)
To be known as: Aymestrey

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
Discovery circumstances: metal detecting Find
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Operations to a depth less than 0.25 m

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: PUBLIC
Created: 11 months ago
Updated: 11 months ago

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