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Unique ID: KENT-AE13BA
Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation
A cut halfpenny of William II (1087-1100), cross-fleury-and-piles type.c.1098-1100. North (1994) type no. 856, BMC v. Possibly Dover mint? uncertain moneyer.
Measurements: 13.04mm long (original diameter), 9.79mm wide, 1.12mm thick and 0.69g in weight.
Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder
Length: 13.04 mm
Width: 9.79 mm
Thickness: 1.12 mm
Weight: 0.69 g
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Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: William II of England
Mint or issue place: Dover
Category: Coin of Norman and Early Plantagenet England 1066-1180
Type: William II BMC v (N 856)
Obverse description: Crowned facing bust holding sceptre in right hand and star to right
Obverse inscription: +PILL[ELM(I) RI]
Reverse description: Cross Fleury with a pile surmounted by a pellet in each angle.
Reverse inscription: +[_____O]N DOF
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine
4 Figure: TR0832
Four figure Latitude: 51.0496727
Four figure longitude: 0.96623017
1:25K map: TR0832
1:10K map: TR03SE
Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.
|Author||Publication Year||Title||Publication Place||Publisher||Pages||Reference|
|North, J.J.||1994||English Hammered Coinage: Volume I. Early Anglo-Saxon to Henry III, c. 600-1272||London||Spink and Son Ltd|