HAMP-5B6839: Medieval coin : cut halfpenny of John or Henry III

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COIN

Unique ID: HAMP-5B6839

Object type certainty: Certain
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A worn medieval short-cross cut halfpenny of John (1199-1216) or Henry III (1216-72), class 5 or 6, struck by Rauf (or Raulf) at London, Chichester, Winchester, Lincoln or Bury and dating to 1204-18.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1204
Date to: Circa AD 1218

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.35 g
Diameter: 16.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 19th September 2015 - Saturday 19th September 2015

Rally details.

This object was found at Danebury Midweek Searchers Rally 18-20 Sept 2015

Personal details

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Recorded by: Ms Katie Hinds
Identified by: Ms Katie Hinds

Other reference numbers

Other reference: Hampshire Cultural Trust Object Entry Form WINCM 669

Materials and construction

Primary material: Silver
Completeness: Complete

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: John of England
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross class 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing.
Obverse inscription: [...]ICVS[...]
Reverse description: Voided short cross, quatrefoils in the angles.
Reverse inscription: [R]AVF.O[...]
Die axis measurement: 4 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Nether Wallop (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3036
Four figure Latitude: 51.12250376
Four figure longitude: -1.57272486
1:25K map: SU3036
1:10K map: SU33NW
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

No references cited so far.

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Audit data

Recording Institution: HAMP
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Updated: 7 months ago

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