BUC-05C27A: Medieval coin: cut half penny of Henry III or Edward I

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COIN

Unique ID: BUC-05C27A

Object type certainty: Certain
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A silver cut half voided long cross penny of either Henry III or Edward I, dating to AD 1247-1279. Probably minted in Canterbury.

Subsequent actions

Subsequent action after recording: Returned to finder

Chronology

Broad period: MEDIEVAL
Period from: MEDIEVAL
Period to: MEDIEVAL
Date from: Circa AD 1247
Date to: Circa AD 1279

Dimensions and weight

Quantity: 1
Length: 17.9 mm
Width: 8.8 mm
Weight: 0.55 g

Discovery dates

Date(s) of discovery: Saturday 18th August 2018

Personal details

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Recorded by: Arwen Wood
Identified by: Arwen Wood

Other reference numbers

Other reference: AYBCM 4865

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: Canterbury
Category: English coin short and long cross period 1180 - 1278
Type: Long cross, not further defined
Obverse description: Bust facing
Obverse inscription: [...]ICVS REX [...]
Reverse description: Voided long cross
Reverse inscription: ON C/ ANT
Die axis measurement: 1 o'clock

Coin references

No coin references available.

Spatial metadata

Region: South East (European Region)
County or Unitary authority: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
District: Milton Keynes (Unitary Authority)
Parish or ward: Tyringham and Filgrave (Civil Parish)

Spatial coordinates

4 Figure: SP8646
Four figure Latitude: 52.10565591
Four figure longitude: -0.74574726
1:25K map: SP8646
1:10K map: SP84NE
Grid reference source: GPS (from the finder)
Unmasked grid reference accurate to a 1 metre square.

Discovery metadata

Method of discovery: Metal detector
Discovery circumstances: Date find submitted for recording
General landuse: Cultivated land

References cited

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Audit data

Recording Institution: BUC
Created: 7 months ago
Updated: 7 months ago

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