YORYM-5F1AAD: Medieval Coin : Cut halfpenny of Henry III

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A silver cut halfpenny of Henry III dating to the period AD 1222 - 1242. Short cross reverse. Moneyer Ioan Chic. Mint of Canterbury. Class 7b-c.

North Vol 1, p.223, no.979-80.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder


Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1222
Date to: Circa AD 1242

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Weight: 0.6 g
Diameter: 16.4 mm

Personal details

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Recorded by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths
Identified by: Mrs Rebecca Griffiths

Other reference numbers

Other reference: YMT : E05790

Materials and construction

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

Coin data (numismatics)

Denomination: Cut halfpenny
Ruler/issuer: Henry III of England
Mint or issue place: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Short cross classes 7b-c, not further defined
Obverse description: Illegible
Obverse inscription: Illegible
Reverse description: Short cross
Reverse inscription: [IOA]N CHIC [--------]
Degree of wear: Worn: fine

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: Yorkshire and the Humber (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: North Yorkshire (County)
District: Ryedale (District)
Parish or ward: Lockton (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SE8488
Four figure Latitude: 54.28074701
Four figure longitude: -0.7113353
1:25K map: SE8488
1:10K map: SE88NW
Grid reference source: From finder
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 100 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
General landuse: Cultivated land
Specific landuse: Character undetermined

References cited

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Recording Institution: YORYM
Created: 5 months ago
Updated: 5 months ago

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