SOM-7DB065: Medieval coin: halfpenny of Henry III

Rights Holder: The Portable Antiquities Scheme
CC License:


Image use policy

Our images can be used under a CC BY attribution licence (unless stated otherwise).

COIN

Unique ID: SOM-7DB065

Object type certainty: Certain
Workflow status: Awaiting validation Find awaiting validation

Medieval silver cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272) dating to AD 1248-1250. Voided long cross, class 3c, minted by Nicole in London. North (1994:226) no. 988.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Exactly AD 1248
Date to: Exactly AD 1250

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.62 g
Diameter: 17.8 mm

Personal details

Found by: This information is restricted for your login.
Recorded by: Miss Sabrina Ruffino
Identified by: Miss Sabrina Ruffino

Other reference numbers

Other reference: SCC Receipt no. 17726

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: London
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross class 3c (N 988)
Obverse description: Crowned head facing
Obverse inscription: [HENRIC]VS REX: II[I]
Reverse description: Long cross voided with three pellets in each angle
Reverse inscription: [NIC]/OLE / ON L/[VND]
Die axis measurement: 10 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South West (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Somerset (County)
District: Mendip (District)
To be known as: Wanstrow CP

Spatial coordinates


Grid reference source: Generated from computer mapping software
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 10 metre square.

References cited

Similar objects

Find number: BUC-880494
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Medieval silver cut farthing of Henry III (1216-1272), long voided cross class 3c, minted by Nicole at unclear mint, AD 1248-1250, North (199…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BUC-F72F17
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Medieval silver cut halfpenny of Henry III (1216-1272), long voided cross class 3c, minted at Bury St Edmunds, AD 1248-1250, North (1994:226)…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Find number: BUC-889CC1
Object type: COIN
Broadperiod: MEDIEVAL
Medieval silver cut farthing of Henry III (1216-1272), long voided cross class 3, minted by Henri at unclear mint, AD 1248-1250, North (1994:…
Workflow: Awaiting validationFind awaiting validation

Timeline of associated dates

Audit data

Recording Institution: SOM
Created: 3 months ago
Updated: 3 months ago

Other formats: this page is available as qrcode json xml geojson pdf rdf representations.