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Unique ID: SUR-AD0D50

Object type certainty: Certain
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Cut and clipped half of a hammered silver short cross coin. Obverse: upper right portion of facing crowned portrait hENRIV[...]. Reverse: legend lost to clipping, possibly [...]R:ON.LVN[...]. London mint

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


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

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 15.7 mm
Width: 7.9 mm
Thickness: 0.6 mm
Weight: 0.5 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Thursday 14th September 2017

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Simon Maslin
Identified by: Dr Simon Maslin

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry II - Henry III
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross, not further defined
Degree of wear: Slightly worn: very fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

County or Unitary authority: Hampshire (County)
District: Test Valley (District)
Parish or ward: Hurstbourne Tarrant (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SU3756
Four figure Latitude: 51.30192633
Four figure longitude: -1.47065294
1:25K map: SU3756
1:10K map: SU35NE
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

References cited

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Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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