KENT-F2B016: Cut farthing in the name of William I of Scotland

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COIN

Unique ID: KENT-F2B016

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A silver Medieval cut-farthing in the name of William I of Scotland (1165 - 1214), Short Cross, Phase B or Phase C (posthumous issue?) under Alexander I (1214-1249) dating from c. AD 1205 - 1230. uncertain mint and moneyer possibly Roxburgh. Uncertain Spink (2003) number.

Measurements: 10.36mm long, 10.08mm wide, 0.98mm thick and 0.31g in weight.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1205
Date to: Circa AD 1230

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 10.36 mm
Width: 10.08 mm
Thickness: 0.98 mm
Weight: 0.31 g

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mr Jo Ahmet
Identified by: Mr Jo Ahmet

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut farthing
Ruler/issuer: William I of Scotland
Mint or issue place: Roxburgh
Type: Scottish: William I, Short Cross and Stars coinage Phase B (S 5029 - 5033))
Obverse description: Crown bust left with sceptre
Obverse inscription: [+]LE R[EI WILAM]
Reverse description: Voided short cross, stars in angles
Reverse inscription: +[___ON R]OCE
Die axis measurement: 12 o'clock
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Kent (County)
District: Maidstone (District)
Parish or ward: Otterden (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: TQ9454
Four figure Latitude: 51.25216061
Four figure longitude: 0.77859517
1:25K map: TQ9454
1:10K map: TQ95SW
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

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Recording Institution: KENT
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Updated: 4 days ago

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