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Unique ID: SUR-D52388

Object type certainty: Certain
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Hammered silver halfpenny, heavilly worn and clipped. Legends illegible, no initial or mint marks visible. Late 13th to late 15th century.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Thickness: 0.7 mm
Weight: 0.1 g
Diameter: 12.1 mm

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Wednesday 1st November 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: Halfpenny
Category: English coin Late Medieval 1377 - 1489
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Eastern (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Essex (County)
District: Maldon (District)
Parish or ward: Purleigh (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TL8402
Four figure Latitude: 51.6866036
Four figure longitude: 0.6604374
1:25K map: TL8402
1:10K map: TL80SW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: SUR
Created: 4 months ago
Updated: 4 months ago

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