LIN-3B257B: Medieval silver cut halfpenny

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COIN

Unique ID: LIN-3B257B

Object type certainty: Certain
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A medieval silver halfgroat of Henry III. Probably class 5, mint of London. Struck 1215-1272.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1251
Date to: Circa AD 1272

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.62 g
Diameter: 18 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Dr Adam Daubney
Identified by: Dr Adam Daubney

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 5, not further defined
Obverse description: Crowned bust facing, triangular bust, pellet in annulet eyes, pellet in curls to side of head
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Voided long cross, three pellets in angles. N and D ligated
Reverse inscription: R[ ]VND
Degree of wear: Extremely worn: poor

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: East Midlands (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Lincolnshire (County)
District: Boston (District)
Parish or ward: Wigtoft (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TF2537
Four figure Latitude: 52.91588707
Four figure longitude: -0.1424195
1:25K map: TF2537
1:10K map: TF23NE
Grid reference source: From a paper map
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: LIN
Created: 6 months ago
Updated: 6 months ago

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